Gümpel, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  490  1647 (144) 1
1873  501  1650 (141) 0
1874  510  1654 (137) 0
1875  520  1657 (134) 3
1876  532  1665 (133) 0
1877  489  1672 (132) 0
1878  484  1679 (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, Hirschfeld 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, England 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, England 1875 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Gumpel, C.G. - Botterill     0.5 - 2.5          Botterill gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 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