Esser, Johannes




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1898  234  2229 (65) 5
1899  230  2240 (54) 10
1900  186  2273 (50) 0
1901  150  2306 (39) 27
1902  145  2308 (35) 39
1903  179  2282 (37) 37
1904  214  2271 (47) 0
1905  235  2260 (45) 13
1906  192  2291 (49) 0
1907  152  2322 (43) 17
1908  153  2324 (44) 7
1909  152  2332 (41) 11
1910  94  2377 (33) 50
1911  114  2369 (36) 22
1912  110  2370 (38) 26
1913  118  2351 (46) 4
1914  159  2317 (47) 14
1915  139  2325 (54) 0
1916  126  2334 (55) 6
1917  104  2348 (57) 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 (2)     Budapest Tournament     1.5  /  6
Budapest 1917     Budapest Tournament     3.5  /  8


Player information updated: 17 Jun. 2020