Rousseau, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  20  2336 (64) 32
1842  24  2348 (63) 0
1843  27  2361 (55) 38
1844  27  2344 (57) 3
1845  36  2320 (55) 31
1846  41  2313 (63) 0
1847  43  2306 (68) 0
1848  39  2299 (70) 0
1849  53  2292 (69) 20
1850  62  2279 (68) 35
1851  65  2267 (77) 0
1852  67  2256 (84) 0
1853  73  2245 (90) 0
1854  77  2233 (94) 0
1855  85  2222 (97) 0
1856  100  2210 (100) 0
1857  106  2199 (101) 0
1858  110  2187 (102) 0
1859  121  2176 (103) 0
1860  130  2164 (102) 0
1861  139  2153 (101) 0
1862  135  2141 (100) 0
1863  141  2130 (97) 0
1864  150  2118 (94) 0
1865  155  2107 (90) 0
1866  177  2096 (84) 0
1867  178  2084 (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