Schulten, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  22  2323 (59) 80
1842  29  2312 (56) 67
1843  33  2312 (54) 21
1844  33  2329 (49) 65
1845  32  2344 (50) 28
1846  35  2344 (49) 43
1847  34  2352 (56) 0
1848  31  2359 (58) 0
1849  40  2366 (53) 0
1850  40  2373 (40) 249
1851  44  2373 (51) 0
1852  44  2372 (54) 0
1853  44  2372 (50) 26
1854  43  2368 (53) 0
1855  42  2364 (50) 12
1856  68  2316 (44) 97
1857  77  2288 (51) 24
1858  87  2268 (54) 0
1859  99  2248 (52) 66
1860  92  2269 (63) 0
1861  84  2290 (70) 0
1862  73  2310 (75) 0
1863  58  2331 (77) 0
1864  50  2352 (78) 0
1865  42  2373 (76) 0
1866  41  2394 (73) 0
1867  29  2415 (68) 0
1868  26  2436 (59) 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
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


Player information updated: 16 May 2018