Rousseau, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  20  2336 (64) 32
1842  24  2349 (63) 0
1843  27  2361 (55) 38
1844  27  2344 (57) 3
1845  36  2320 (54) 31
1846  41  2313 (63) 0
1847  43  2306 (68) 0
1848  40  2299 (70) 0
1849  53  2292 (69) 20
1850  62  2279 (68) 35
1851  66  2267 (77) 0
1852  68  2256 (84) 0
1853  74  2244 (90) 0
1854  78  2233 (94) 0
1855  84  2222 (97) 0
1856  100  2210 (100) 0
1857  106  2199 (101) 0
1858  109  2187 (102) 0
1859  119  2176 (103) 0
1860  129  2165 (102) 0
1861  138  2153 (101) 0
1862  133  2142 (100) 0
1863  140  2130 (97) 0
1864  149  2119 (94) 0
1865  154  2108 (90) 0
1866  178  2096 (84) 0
1867  179  2085 (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