Rousseau, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  20  2340 (64) 32
1842  22  2352 (63) 0
1843  26  2365 (55) 38
1844  26  2347 (57) 3
1845  36  2323 (54) 31
1846  40  2316 (63) 0
1847  42  2308 (68) 0
1848  39  2300 (70) 0
1849  54  2293 (68) 20
1850  62  2280 (68) 35
1851  67  2269 (77) 0
1852  67  2258 (84) 0
1853  73  2248 (90) 0
1854  76  2237 (94) 0
1855  80  2226 (97) 0
1856  95  2215 (100) 0
1857  100  2205 (101) 0
1858  106  2194 (102) 0
1859  116  2183 (103) 0
1860  121  2173 (102) 0
1861  128  2162 (101) 0
1862  122  2151 (100) 0
1863  124  2140 (97) 0
1864  135  2130 (94) 0
1865  139  2119 (90) 0
1866  161  2108 (85) 0
1867  165  2097 (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