Schulten, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  23  2315 (59) 80
1842  30  2303 (56) 67
1843  33  2303 (54) 21
1844  33  2321 (49) 65
1845  33  2336 (50) 28
1846  37  2336 (49) 43
1847  35  2344 (56) 0
1848  32  2351 (58) 0
1849  38  2359 (53) 0
1850  41  2366 (40) 249
1851  45  2366 (51) 0
1852  44  2366 (54) 0
1853  44  2366 (50) 26
1854  44  2361 (53) 0
1855  44  2356 (49) 12
1856  67  2307 (44) 97
1857  81  2279 (50) 24
1858  92  2259 (54) 0
1859  100  2239 (51) 66
1860  96  2259 (62) 0
1861  89  2279 (68) 0
1862  79  2298 (72) 0
1863  64  2318 (73) 0
1864  55  2338 (72) 0
1865  44  2357 (69) 3
1866  42  2385 (68) 0
1867  32  2413 (64) 0
1868  27  2441 (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, Hirschfled 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