Schulten, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  23  2314 (59) 80
1842  30  2302 (56) 67
1843  33  2302 (54) 21
1844  33  2320 (49) 65
1845  33  2335 (50) 28
1846  37  2335 (49) 43
1847  35  2343 (56) 0
1848  32  2350 (58) 0
1849  38  2358 (53) 0
1850  41  2366 (40) 249
1851  45  2365 (52) 0
1852  43  2365 (54) 0
1853  43  2365 (50) 26
1854  42  2360 (53) 0
1855  43  2355 (50) 12
1856  66  2306 (44) 97
1857  81  2277 (50) 24
1858  91  2257 (54) 0
1859  100  2237 (51) 66
1860  96  2257 (62) 0
1861  87  2276 (68) 0
1862  78  2296 (72) 0
1863  64  2316 (73) 0
1864  55  2336 (73) 0
1865  44  2355 (69) 3
1866  42  2383 (68) 0
1867  31  2411 (64) 0
1868  26  2438 (57) 26

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Schulten, John William  
Born: 3 Jan. 1821
Died: 25 Dec. 1875
 
Notes:
The date of birth comes from the personal web site of Andreas West, who cites a record in the Zivilstandsregister of the Bürgermeisterei Ratingen (Germany).
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 94
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 414
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 380
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 73
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 345
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 6
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfeld and Suhle, page 60, 300, 375
Periodicals
   [BLL], 12 Jan. 1845, page 2
   [BLL], 15 Mar. 1846, page 3
   [BLL], 2 Oct. 1869, page 8
   [BLL], 12 May 1870, page 8
   [CPC], vol. 13, Apr. 1852, page 121
   [Era], vol. 30, 28 June 1868, page 6
   [Era], vol. 31, 11 Apr. 1869, page 5
   [ILN], vol. 29, 11 Oct. 1856, page 377
   [NR], vol. 1, Jan. 1860, page 8, 10
   [NR], vol. 1, Mar. 1860, page 75
   [NYTi], vol. 25, 29 Dec. 1875, page 4
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 Jan. 1837, page 387
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 May 1842, page 248
   [Pal], vol. 3, 15 Jan. 1843, page 14
   [Pal], vol. 4, 15 Dec. 1844, page 557
   [Reg], vol. 2, June 1850, page 173
   [Reg], vol. 3, Feb. 1851, page 44
   [Str], vol. 2, 15 June 1868, page 112, 116
Web
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   West, Andreas.  [Genealogy research Andreas West]

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

Oliver, B.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (1)         (f)     12   -   8
Oliver, B.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (2)         (f)     9   -   11
Oliver, B.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (3)         (c)     3   -   1
Oliver, B.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (4)         (c)     1   -   3
Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (1)         (c)     7   -   4
Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (2)         (f)     10   -   11
de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1842         (c)     11   -   1
Deschapelles, A.L.H.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1842         (c)     3   -   2      Deschapelles, A.L.H.L. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Schulten, J.W. - Leveque 1842         (c)     27   -   23
Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1843         (c)     13   -   8
Stanley, C.H. - Schulten, J.W. 1844 (1)         (f)     13.5   -   11.5
de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1844         (s)     19   -   5
Stanley, C.H. - Schulten, J.W. 1844 (2)         (f)     11.5   -   4.5
Stanley, C.H. - Schulten, J.W. 1845         (f)     15   -   13
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1846         (c)     21   -   0
Schulten, J.W. - Stanley, C.H. 1846         (f)     13   -   9
von der Lasa, T. - Schulten, J.W. 1850         (c)     3   -   1
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1850 (1)         (c)     112   -   39
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1850 (2)         (c)     15.5   -   5.5
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1850 (3)         (c)     53.5   -   15.5
Schulten, J.W. - Laroche, J.A. 1850         (s)     3   -   1
Harrwitz, D. - Schulten, J.W. 1853         (c)     21   -   5
Schulten, J.W. - de Riviere, J.A. 1855         (f)     7   -   5
de Riviere, J.A. - Schulten, J.W. 1856 (1)         (f)     7   -   1
de Riviere, J.A. - Schulten, J.W. 1856 (2)         (f)     63   -   26
Morphy, P.C. - Schulten, J.W. 1857         (c)     23   -   1
Harrwitz, D. - Schulten, J.W. 1859         (c)     61.5   -   4.5
Neumann, G.R.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1868 (1)         (c)     8.5   -   0.5
Neumann, G.R.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1868 (2)         (c)     2   -   2
Anderssen (offhand) - Schulten, J.W. 1868         (c)     4.5   -   3.5
Schulten, J.W. - Kolisch, I. 1868         (c)     1.5   -   0.5
Schulten, J.W. - Rosenthal, S. 1868         (c)     1.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Berlin 1865     Berliner Schachgesellschaft Tournament    
  Schulten, J.W. - Neumann, G.R.L.     0 - 2    
  Schulten, J.W. - Knorre, V.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018