Rousseau, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  20  2345 (64) 32
1842  24  2357 (63) 0
1843  27  2370 (55) 38
1844  27  2353 (57) 3
1845  36  2329 (55) 31
1846  40  2321 (63) 0
1847  42  2314 (68) 0
1848  39  2306 (70) 0
1849  53  2299 (68) 20
1850  62  2286 (68) 35
1851  67  2275 (77) 0
1852  67  2264 (84) 0
1853  73  2253 (90) 0
1854  76  2242 (94) 0
1855  81  2231 (97) 0
1856  96  2220 (100) 0
1857  101  2209 (101) 0
1858  106  2198 (102) 0
1859  116  2187 (103) 0
1860  122  2176 (102) 0
1861  130  2165 (101) 0
1862  124  2154 (100) 0
1863  127  2143 (97) 0
1864  139  2132 (94) 0
1865  143  2121 (90) 0
1866  163  2110 (85) 0
1867  167  2099 (78) 22

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Rousseau, Eugène  
Born: 1810
Died: 1870
 
Notes:
Gaige gives birth year as 'c1810', as do Hooper and Whyld, who give death year as 'c1870'.
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 35
   Féry d'Esclands, Congrès des Échecs 1867, page lxii
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 416
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 363
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 280
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 287
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 345
Periodicals
   [BLL], 12 July 1840, page 2
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 May 1842, page 248
   [Pal], vol. 3, 15 June 1843, page 283
   [Pal], vol. 4, 15 Dec. 1844, page 557
   [Pal], vol. 5, 15 Sep. 1845, page 403
   [Str], vol. 1, 15 July 1867, page 149
Web
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4259. Staunton v Saint Amant]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (1)         (c)     7   -   4
Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (2)         (f)     10   -   11
Oliver, B.L. - Rousseau, E. 1843         (c)     5.5   -   5.5
de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Rousseau, E. 1843         (c)     4.5   -   1.5
Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1843         (c)     13   -   8
Walker, G. (1) - Rousseau, E. 1844         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Perigal, G. - Rousseau, E. 1844         (c)     1   -   1
Stanley, C.H. - Rousseau, E. 1845         (f)     19   -   12
Morphy, P.C. - Rousseau, E. 1849         (c)     18   -   2
Lowenthal, J.J. - Rousseau, E. 1850         (c)     5   -   0
Morphy, P.C. - Rousseau, E. 1850         (c)     27   -   3

Tournament data

Paris 1867 (1)     International Chess Congress - Grand Tournament     3  /  22


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017