Vezin, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1837  18  2211 (106) 11
1838  18  2228 (101) 0
1839  23  2245 (95) 0
1840  22  2262 (88) 0
1841  26  2278 (79) 4
1842  30  2288 (75) 0
1843  34  2297 (67) 5
1844  35  2306 (61) 21
1845  40  2297 (65) 0
1846  44  2288 (64) 17
1847  47  2279 (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