Schulten, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  25  2337 (58) 80
1842  32  2322 (55) 67
1843  36  2324 (52) 21
1844  33  2345 (47) 66
1845  30  2362 (48) 28
1846  34  2364 (46) 51
1847  37  2365 (55) 0
1848  34  2367 (57) 0
1849  42  2368 (52) 0
1850  42  2369 (40) 249
1851  52  2371 (51) 0
1852  48  2372 (54) 0
1853  50  2373 (49) 26
1854  49  2373 (52) 0
1855  46  2373 (48) 12
1856  66  2326 (42) 97
1857  79  2298 (48) 24
1858  85  2284 (50) 0
1859  95  2270 (44) 67
1860  86  2297 (46) 24
1861  85  2311 (58) 0
1862  73  2326 (65) 0
1863  62  2341 (68) 0
1864  50  2356 (69) 0
1865  49  2371 (67) 3
1866  45  2395 (67) 0
1867  38  2419 (63) 0
1868  32  2443 (56) 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
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 57
Periodicals
   [BLL], 12 Jan. 1845, page 2
   [BLL], 15 Mar. 1846, page 3
   [BLL], no. 2516, 2 Oct. 1869, page 8
   [BLL], no. 2562, 12 May 1870, page 8
   [CPC], vol. 13, no. 4, Apr. 1852, page 121
   [Era], vol. 30, no. 1553, 28 June 1868, page 6
   [Era], vol. 31, no. 1594, 11 Apr. 1869, page 5
   [FLIN], 2 Feb. 1856
   [ILN], vol. 29, no. 824, 11 Oct. 1856, page 377
   [NR], vol. 1, no. 1, Jan. 1860, page 8, 10
   [NR], vol. 1, no. 3, Mar. 1860, page 75
   [NYTi], vol. 25, no. 7578, 29 Dec. 1875, page 4
   [Pal], vol. 1, no. 11, 15 Jan. 1837, page 387
   [Pal], vol. 1, no. 6, 15 May 1842, page 248
   [Pal], vol. 3, no. 1, 15 Jan. 1843, page 14
   [Pal], vol. 4, no. 12, 15 Dec. 1844, page 557
   [Reg], vol. 2, no. 6, June 1850, page 173
   [Reg], vol. 3, no. 2, Feb. 1851, page 44
   [Str], vol. 2, no. 6, 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   -   5.5
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 (1)         (f)     13   -   9
Schulten, J.W. - Perigal, G. 1846         (c)     4   -   1
Schulten, J.W. - Stanley, C.H. 1846 (2)         (f)     0   -   3
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
Schulten, J.W. - Thompson, J. (1) 1859         (s)     1   -   0
Harrwitz, D. - Schulten, J.W. 1859         (c)     61.5   -   4.5
Schulten, J.W. - Perrin, F. 1860         (c)     12.5   -   11.5
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: 6 Mar. 2021