Cochrane, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1820  2320 (104) 5
1821  2336 (99) 28
1822  2331 (101) 3
1823  2340 (105) 0
1824  2349 (108) 0
1825  2358 (110) 0
1826  2367 (112) 0
1827  2376 (113) 0
1828  2385 (113) 0
1829  2394 (114) 0
1830  2403 (113) 0
1831  2412 (113) 0
1832  2421 (111) 0
1833  11  2430 (110) 0
1834  11  2439 (107) 0
1835  11  2448 (104) 0
1836  10  2456 (101) 0
1837  11  2465 (96) 0
1838  11  2474 (91) 0
1839  13  2483 (84) 0
1840  12  2492 (76) 0
1841  12  2501 (66) 0
1842  13  2510 (51) 110
1843  11  2530 (50) 44
1844  10  2531 (63) 0
1845  11  2532 (72) 0
1846  2533 (79) 0
1847  2534 (84) 0
1848  2535 (87) 0
1849  11  2536 (90) 6
1850  12  2507 (91) 25
1851  12  2511 (97) 0
1852  2516 (101) 0
1853  2520 (105) 0
1854  2524 (108) 0
1855  2528 (110) 0
1856  2532 (112) 0
1857  2536 (113) 0
1858  10  2540 (114) 0
1859  12  2544 (115) 0
1860  14  2548 (115) 0
1861  12  2552 (115) 0
1862  12  2556 (114) 0
1863  11  2560 (113) 0
1864  2564 (111) 0
1865  2568 (109) 0
1866  2572 (107) 0
1867  10  2576 (104) 0
1868  2580 (100) 0
1869  2584 (95) 7
1870  2563 (101) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Cochrane, John  
Born: 4 Feb. 1798
Died: 2 Mar. 1878
 
Notes:
Golombek gives death date 02-01-1878. Sarah's first Cochrane web page gives death date 03-03-1878. The Illustrated London News of 16 Mar. 1878 (p.255) gives death date as 04-03-1878. Gaige gives death date 02-03-1878.
 
References
Books
   Edinburgh Club, Games of London-Edinburgh Match, page 4
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 77
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 166, 957
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 73
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 76
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 42, 357
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 69
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Murray, History of Chess, page 878
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 26, 175
   Townsend, Historical Notes on Players, page 63
Periodicals
   [BLL], 23 Aug. 1835, page 2
   [BLL], 9 Dec. 1838, page 2
   [BLL], 30 Apr. 1843, page 2
   [BLL], 28 Apr. 1844, page 2
   [CPC], vol. 1, 7 Aug. 1841, page 234
   [CPC], vol. 4, Mar. 1843, page 77
   [CPC], vol. 4, May 1843, page 127
   [CPC], vol. 11, Oct. 1850, page 318
   [CPQC], vol. 2, Oct. 1871, page 343
   [ILN], vol. 54, 19 June 1869, page 627
   [ILN], vol. 54, 26 June 1869, page 651
   [ILN], vol. 59, 19 Aug. 1871, page 163
   [ILN], vol. 71, 11 Aug. 1877, page 143
   [ILN], vol. 72, 16 Mar. 1878, page 255
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 Dec. 1841, page 45
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 Jan. 1842, page 80
   [Pal], vol. 3, 15 May 1843, page 230
   [Phil], vol. 1, Feb. 1838, page 120
Web
   Minev, Nikolay.  [The Legacy of John Cochrane]
   Sarah.  [The Cochranes]
   Sarah.  [John Cochrane]
   Sarah.  [State of Chess in 1838]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Forgotten Masters 3: John Cochrane]

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

Mouret, J.F. - Cochrane, J. 1820         (c)     3.5   -   1.5      Mouret, J.F. gave odds of pawn and move
Deschapelles, A.L.H.L. - Cochrane, J. 1821         (s)     3   -   3
Lewis, W. - Cochrane, J. 1822         (f)     2   -   1      Lewis, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Cochrane, J. - de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. 1842         (c)     6.5   -   4.5
Walker, G. (1) - Cochrane, J. 1842         (c)     53   -   41
Staunton, H. - Cochrane, J. 1842         (s)     4   -   1
Staunton, H. - Cochrane, J. 1843 (1)         (f)     14   -   4
Cochrane, J. - Walker, G. (1) 1843         (c)     8   -   5
Staunton, H. - Cochrane, J. 1843 (2)         (f)     3.5   -   3.5      Staunton, H. gave odds of pawn and move
Staunton, H. - Cochrane, J. 1843 (3)         (f)     2   -   4
Cochrane, J. - Bannerjee, M. 1849         (c)     6   -   0
Cochrane, J. - Bannerjee, M. 1850         (f)     14.5   -   10.5
Cochrane, J. - Kolisch, I. 1869         (c)     4.5   -   2.5
Cochrane, J. - de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. 1870         (c)     1   -   1

Tournament data

Paris 1821     'Pools'     2  /  22      odds player in pawn and two moves class


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017