Vezin, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1837  18  2215 (106) 11
1838  18  2231 (101) 0
1839  23  2248 (95) 0
1840  22  2265 (88) 0
1841  26  2282 (80) 4
1842  32  2291 (75) 0
1843  35  2300 (67) 5
1844  36  2309 (61) 21
1845  39  2300 (65) 0
1846  43  2292 (64) 17
1847  46  2283 (76) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Vezin, Charles  
Born: 1781
Died: 8 Apr. 1853
 
Notes:
According to Allen (in Fiske), he 'came to this country a chess player' in 1812 or 1813, and so was playing by then.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 349, 353, 359
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 445
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 54
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 330
   Hilbert, Tragic Life of Leonard, page 90
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 6, 23
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 119
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Aug. 1859, page 263
   [Era], vol. 26, 13 Dec. 1863, page 5
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 May 1842, page 248
   [Pal], vol. 3, 15 Jan. 1843, page 14
Web
   Sarah.  [American Chess Congress Players]

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

Schlumberger, W. - Vezin, C. 1837 (1)         (c)     2   -   0
Schlumberger, W. - Vezin, C. 1837 (2)         (c)     8   -   1
Oliver, B.L. - Vezin, C. 1841         (c)     2   -   2
Oliver, B.L. - Vezin, C. 1843         (c)     3   -   2
Stanley, C.H. - Vezin, C. 1844         (f)     12.5   -   8.5
Stanley, C.H. - Vezin, C. 1846         (f)     5   -   4
Hammond, G. - Vezin, C. 1846         (f)     4.5   -   3.5
Vethake, W.H. - Vezin, C. 1847         (c)     5   -   2


Player information updated: 28 May 2016