Turner, J. Spencer




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  215  2055 (96) 2
1871  206  2071 (90) 0
1872  207  2088 (83) 0
1873  199  2105 (74) 17
1874  202  2103 (83) 0
1875  207  2101 (90) 0
1876  220  2099 (96) 0
1877  209  2097 (101) 0
1878  220  2095 (105) 0
1879  226  2093 (108) 0
1880  245  2091 (111) 0
1881  271  2089 (114) 0
1882  287  2087 (116) 0
1883  318  2085 (117) 0
1884  327  2082 (119) 0
1885  341  2080 (119) 0
1886  329  2078 (120) 0
1887  340  2076 (120) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Turner, John Spencer  
Born: 1830
Died: 18 Sep. 1905
 
Notes:
Gaige gives date of birth between 19-09-1829 and 18-09-1830. Harper's of 19 Feb. 1859 has 'S. Turner'.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 56, 146, 540
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 433
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 89, 175
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 15, 372
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. III, page 81, 99
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. IV, page 14
Periodicals
   [BACA], vol. 1, Jan. 1858, page 4
   [BDE], vol. 31, 16 Dec. 1871, page 3
   [BDE], vol. 31, 21 Dec. 1871, page 2
   [BDE], vol. 33, 13 May 1872, page 3
   [BDE], vol. 34, 6 Feb. 1873, page 4
   [CMNY], vol. 1, Dec. 1857, page 378
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Feb. 1859, page 72
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Mar. 1859, page 101
   [DDG], 21 Jan. 1859
   [Era], vol. 34, 21 Jan. 1872, page 14
   [Harp], 19 Feb. 1859
   [HWT], 18 May 1872
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [NYC], 4 Apr. 1857
   [NYC], 29 Jan. 1859
   [NYC], 28 Mar. 1863
   [NYC], 8 June 1867
   [TFF], 22 Dec. 1871
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

Tournament data

New York 1870 (2)     Brooklyn Club Tournament     0  /  2
New York 1873     Brooklyn Club Tournament     10  /  17
New York 1887 (2)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Turner, J.S. - Vorrath, A.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 23 Aug. 2019