Gümpel, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  480  1648 (144) 1
1873  496  1651 (141) 0
1874  505  1655 (137) 0
1875  513  1659 (134) 3
1876  525  1666 (133) 0
1877  485  1673 (132) 0
1878  477  1680 (131) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Gümpel, Charles Godfrey  
Born: 1833
Died: 1920
 
Notes:
Gaige gives date of birth as 'c1835' and date of death as '1921??'. Harding says his death 'probably occurred in 1920', and estimates that his birth was in 1832 or 1833.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 60
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 154
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 177, 284, 341, 381
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfled and Suhle, page 127, 372
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 126, 174
Periodicals
   [CLCM], vol. 1, Nov. 1874, page 241
   [ILN], vol. 67, 23 Oct. 1875, page 415
   [ILN], vol. 72, 6 Apr. 1878, page 327
   [ILN], vol. 73, 27 July 1878, page 95

Tournament data

London 1872 (5)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Gumpel, C.G. - Fenton, R.H.F.     0 - 1          Fenton, R.H.F. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London 1875 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Gumpel, C.G. - Botterill     0.5 - 2.5          Botterill gave odds of pawn and move
London 1878 (5)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Gumpel, C.G. - Baxter, A.B.     0 - 1    
  Gumpel, C.G. - de Soyres, J.     1 - 0          de Soyres, J. gave odds of pawn and move
  Gumpel, C.G. - Martin, Wi.     0 - 1          Martin, Wi. gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018