Cochrane, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1820  2321 (104) 5
1821  2337 (99) 28
1822  2332 (101) 3
1823  2341 (105) 0
1824  2350 (108) 0
1825  2359 (110) 0
1826  2368 (112) 0
1827  2377 (113) 0
1828  2386 (113) 0
1829  2395 (114) 0
1830  2404 (113) 0
1831  2413 (113) 0
1832  2422 (111) 0
1833  10  2431 (110) 0
1834  11  2440 (107) 0
1835  11  2449 (104) 0
1836  10  2458 (101) 0
1837  11  2467 (96) 0
1838  11  2476 (91) 0
1839  13  2485 (84) 0
1840  11  2494 (76) 0
1841  12  2503 (65) 0
1842  11  2512 (51) 110
1843  11  2533 (50) 44
1844  10  2535 (63) 0
1845  11  2536 (72) 0
1846  2538 (79) 0
1847  2539 (84) 0
1848  2541 (87) 0
1849  2543 (90) 6
1850  11  2515 (91) 25
1851  2521 (97) 0
1852  2526 (101) 0
1853  2531 (105) 0
1854  2536 (108) 0
1855  2542 (110) 0
1856  2547 (112) 0
1857  2552 (114) 0
1858  2558 (115) 0
1859  2563 (115) 0
1860  10  2568 (115) 0
1861  2574 (115) 0
1862  2579 (115) 0
1863  2584 (113) 0
1864  2589 (112) 0
1865  2595 (110) 0
1866  2600 (108) 0
1867  2605 (104) 0
1868  2611 (101) 0
1869  2616 (96) 7
1870  2593 (102) 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
   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: 28 May 2016