Tennison, Otto




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1860  201  2001 (135) 3
1861  209  1993 (135) 0
1862  212  1985 (135) 0
1863  208  1977 (134) 0
1864  227  1969 (134) 0
1865  243  1961 (133) 0
1866  276  1954 (132) 0
1867  269  1946 (130) 0
1868  278  1938 (129) 0
1869  289  1930 (127) 0
1870  332  1922 (125) 0
1871  343  1914 (122) 0
1872  354  1906 (119) 0
1873  380  1898 (116) 0
1874  381  1890 (112) 0
1875  392  1883 (108) 0
1876  416  1875 (103) 0
1877  400  1867 (98) 0
1878  411  1859 (91) 0
1879  419  1851 (84) 0
1880  436  1843 (74) 0
1881  506  1835 (63) 30
1882  524  1879 (59) 24
1883  583  1878 (58) 24
1884  629  1892 (58) 22
1885  621  1879 (59) 16
1886  651  1849 (59) 31
1887  643  1812 (64) 8
1888  627  1825 (69) 0
1889  608  1837 (69) 17
1890  637  1832 (77) 0
1891  647  1828 (83) 0
1892  680  1823 (88) 0
1893  703  1818 (91) 0
1894  726  1814 (93) 0
1895  702  1809 (93) 4
1896  696  1811 (94) 0
1897  682  1812 (94) 0
1898  664  1814 (93) 0
1899  679  1815 (91) 0
1900  686  1817 (88) 0
1901  712  1818 (83) 33

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Tennison, Otto M.  
Born: Nov. 1834
Died: 10 June 1909
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Tennyson' in the 15 Nov. 1882 issue of the Brooklyn Chess Chronicle (p.27), but 'Tennison' elsewhere in the same volume.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 422
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 349
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 416
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1881, page 30
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1882, page 31
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1889, page 30
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1890, page 30
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 135
Periodicals
   [BCC], vol. 1, 15 Oct. 1882, page 14
   [CMNY], vol. 4, May 1860, page 158
   [Reg], vol. 1, 15 Nov. 1882, page 27

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

Albin, A. - Tennison, O.M. 1895         (f)     4   -   0

Tournament data

Saint Louis 1860 (2)     Western Chess Congress    
  Tennison, O.M. - Brown, T.M.     1 - 2    
New Orleans 1881 (2)     2nd New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     5.5  /  30
New Orleans 1882     3rd New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     9.5  /  24
New Orleans 1883     4th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     10  /  24
New Orleans 1884     5th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     9.5  /  22
New Orleans 1885     6th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     7  /  16
New Orleans 1886 (1)     New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Handicap Tournament    
  Tennison, O.M. - Seguin, J.D.     1 - 0          Seguin, J.D. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Tennison, O.M. - Dunn, M.F.     1 - 0          Dunn, M.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Tennison, O.M. - Claudel, L.     1 - 0    
  Tennison, O.M. - Blanchard, J.G.     0.5 - 1.5    
New Orleans 1886 (2)     7th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     11.5  /  26
New Orleans 1887     8th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     1  /  8
New Orleans 1889     9th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     9  /  17
New Orleans 1901     New Orleans Chess, Checker and Whist Club Tournament     22  /  33


Player information updated: 4 Mar. 2020