Schulten, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  23  2318 (59) 80
1842  30  2306 (56) 67
1843  33  2307 (54) 21
1844  33  2324 (49) 65
1845  32  2339 (50) 28
1846  37  2340 (49) 43
1847  35  2347 (56) 0
1848  32  2355 (58) 0
1849  38  2363 (53) 0
1850  41  2370 (40) 249
1851  45  2370 (52) 0
1852  43  2370 (54) 0
1853  43  2370 (50) 26
1854  42  2364 (53) 0
1855  43  2359 (50) 12
1856  66  2310 (44) 97
1857  80  2281 (50) 24
1858  90  2261 (54) 0
1859  99  2241 (51) 66
1860  95  2261 (62) 0
1861  88  2280 (68) 0
1862  78  2300 (72) 0
1863  64  2319 (73) 0
1864  54  2339 (73) 0
1865  44  2359 (69) 3
1866  42  2386 (68) 0
1867  32  2414 (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