Rousseau, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  20  2342 (64) 32
1842  22  2354 (63) 0
1843  26  2367 (54) 38
1844  26  2350 (57) 3
1845  36  2325 (54) 31
1846  41  2317 (63) 0
1847  43  2310 (68) 0
1848  40  2302 (69) 0
1849  54  2294 (68) 20
1850  63  2281 (68) 35
1851  67  2270 (77) 0
1852  68  2260 (84) 0
1853  74  2249 (89) 0
1854  75  2238 (94) 0
1855  80  2228 (97) 0
1856  95  2217 (100) 0
1857  100  2206 (101) 0
1858  106  2196 (102) 0
1859  116  2185 (103) 0
1860  121  2174 (102) 0
1861  128  2164 (101) 0
1862  121  2153 (100) 0
1863  121  2142 (97) 0
1864  133  2132 (94) 0
1865  138  2121 (90) 0
1866  158  2110 (85) 0
1867  161  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