Turner, J. Spencer




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  225  2052 (96) 2
1871  208  2069 (90) 0
1872  212  2086 (83) 0
1873  202  2102 (74) 17
1874  203  2100 (83) 0
1875  213  2098 (90) 0
1876  230  2097 (96) 0
1877  221  2095 (101) 0
1878  230  2093 (105) 0
1879  232  2091 (108) 0
1880  250  2089 (111) 0
1881  285  2087 (114) 0
1882  300  2085 (116) 0
1883  332  2083 (117) 0
1884  343  2081 (118) 0
1885  360  2079 (119) 0
1886  359  2077 (120) 0
1887  369  2075 (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
   [SoT], 23 Dec. 1871
   [SoT], 1 June 1872
   [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: 5 May 2020