Esser, Johannes




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1898  227  2218 (66) 3
1899  220  2232 (54) 10
1900  177  2268 (51) 0
1901  134  2304 (40) 27
1902  131  2307 (35) 39
1903  167  2281 (38) 37
1904  195  2270 (47) 0
1905  216  2260 (46) 13
1906  178  2290 (49) 0
1907  140  2321 (44) 17
1908  143  2323 (45) 7
1909  137  2330 (41) 11
1910  89  2375 (34) 50
1911  105  2365 (37) 22
1912  103  2367 (38) 26
1913  106  2349 (46) 4
1914  133  2315 (48) 14
1915  120  2322 (55) 0
1916  113  2329 (55) 6
1917  101  2341 (58) 12

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Esser, Johannes Fredericus Samuel  
   Also known as: Dr. Johannes Esser
Born: 13 Oct. 1877
Died: 9 Aug. 1946
 
Notes:
Fiala gives both 'G.F. Esser' and 'Esser J'. Sergeant has 'Dr. J.F. Esser' on p.234, but 'J.W. Esser' on p.321.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 304
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 256
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 78
   Fiala, Cologne 1898, page 249
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 111
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 234, 321
   Skinner and Verhoeven, Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, page 68
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 69
Web
   Krabbé, Tim.  [Band ten: An Interview with Wilhelm Steinitz], page 6
   Ree, Hans.  [An Unbridled Life]
   Sericano, C.  [Esser, Johannes]

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

Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1901         (f)     11   -   7
Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1902         (f)     5.5   -   1.5
Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1903 (1)         (f)     7   -   4
Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1903 (2)         (f)     7   -   0
Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1903 (3)         (f)     5   -   0
Duras, O. - Esser, J.F.S. 1910         (f)     4   -   1
Esser, J.F.S. - Olland, A.G. 1910         (f)     5   -   5
Esser, J.F.S. - Davidson, Jac. 1910         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Esser, J.F.S. - Janowsky, D.M. 1910         (f)     2   -   1
Esser, J.F.S. - Colman, E.E. 1910 (1)         (f)     5   -   2
Esser, J.F.S. - Colman, E.E. 1910 (2)         (f)     5   -   3
Marshall, F.J. - Esser, J.F.S. 1911         (f)     3   -   0
Loman, R.J. - Esser, J.F.S. 1912         (f)     2   -   1
Esser, J.F.S. - Rotlewi, G.A. 1912         (f)     4   -   1
Esser, J.F.S. - Loman, R.J. 1913         (f)     3.5   -   0.5
van Foreest, A.E. - Esser, J.F.S. 1914 (1)         (f)     5   -   1
van Foreest, A.E. - Esser, J.F.S. 1914 (2)         (f)     3.5   -   2.5
Breyer, G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1917         (f)     2.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Cologne 1898 (7)     11th German Chess Federation Congress - Nebenturnier Siegergruppe     3.5  /  5
London, England 1899 (2)     London Minor Tournament     4  /  11
Haarlem 1901 (1)     2nd Netherland Chess Federation International Tourney     3.5  /  9
Hanover 1902 (5)     13th German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier B, Section III     3.5  /  6
Hanover 1902 (7)     13th German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier B, Siegergruppe     3.5  /  7
The Hague 1902 (1)     Discendo Discimus Jubilee Tournament     6.5  /  7
Utrecht 1902     Utrecht Tournament     2  /  12
Hilversum 1903     3rd Netherland Chess Federation International Tournament     7  /  14
Scheveningen 1905 (1)     4th Netherland Chess Federation International Tournament - Meisterturnier     3  /  13
Utrecht 1907 (1)     New Netherland Chess Federation Tournament     1.5  /  3
Amsterdam 1907 (1)     Amsterdam Tournament     1.5  /  3
Utrecht 1907 (2)     35th Netherland Chess Federation Tournament     4  /  5
Amsterdam and Utrecht 1907     Amsterdam-Utrecht Tournament     3.5  /  6
Haarlem 1908     36th Netherland Chess Federation Tournament     5  /  7
Leiden 1909 (1)     1st Netherlands Championship     3  /  8
Zaandam 1909     Zaandam Tournament     0.5  /  3
Bromley 1910 (1)     Kent Congress Team - Holland Match    
  Esser, J.F.S. - Thomas, G.A.     1 - 0    
London, England 1910 (1)     City of London Club - Dutch Chess Federation Match    
  Esser, J.F.S. - Ward, W.     1 - 0    
Amsterdam 1910 (1)     Amsterdam Tournament - Section 1     5.5  /  7
Cologne 1911 (1)     Cologne Congress - Hauptturnier A     11  /  16
Amsterdam 1911     Amsterdam Tournament     0  /  3
London, England 1912 (1)     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Esser, J.F.S. - Yates, F.D.     0.5 - 1.5    
Delft 1912 (1)     Netherlands Championship     5.5  /  7
Utrecht 1912     Utrecht Tournament     4.5  /  9
The Hague 1914     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Esser, J.F.S. - Yates, F.D.     1 - 1    
Budapest 1916     Budapest Tournament     1.5  /  6
Budapest 1917     Budapest Tournament     3.5  /  8


Player information updated: 16 May 2018