Cochrane, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1820  2323 (104) 5
1821  2339 (99) 28
1822  2334 (102) 3
1823  2343 (105) 0
1824  2352 (108) 0
1825  2361 (110) 0
1826  2370 (112) 0
1827  2379 (113) 0
1828  2388 (114) 0
1829  2397 (114) 0
1830  2406 (113) 0
1831  2415 (113) 0
1832  2424 (111) 0
1833  10  2433 (110) 0
1834  11  2442 (107) 0
1835  11  2451 (104) 0
1836  10  2460 (101) 0
1837  11  2468 (96) 0
1838  11  2477 (91) 0
1839  13  2486 (84) 0
1840  12  2495 (76) 0
1841  12  2504 (66) 0
1842  13  2513 (51) 110
1843  10  2534 (50) 44
1844  10  2534 (63) 0
1845  11  2535 (73) 0
1846  10  2536 (79) 0
1847  2537 (84) 0
1848  2537 (87) 0
1849  11  2538 (90) 6
1850  12  2510 (91) 25
1851  13  2514 (97) 0
1852  2518 (101) 0
1853  2522 (105) 0
1854  2526 (108) 0
1855  2530 (110) 0
1856  2534 (112) 0
1857  2538 (113) 0
1858  10  2542 (114) 0
1859  12  2546 (115) 0
1860  14  2550 (115) 0
1861  12  2554 (115) 0
1862  12  2558 (114) 0
1863  11  2562 (113) 0
1864  2566 (112) 0
1865  2570 (109) 0
1866  2574 (107) 0
1867  10  2578 (104) 0
1868  2582 (100) 0
1869  2586 (95) 7
1870  10  2565 (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
   [BLL], 2 June 1869, page 7
   [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: 27 Mar. 2018