Cochrane, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1820  2319 (104) 5
1821  2335 (99) 28
1822  2330 (101) 3
1823  2339 (105) 0
1824  2348 (108) 0
1825  2357 (110) 0
1826  2366 (112) 0
1827  2375 (113) 0
1828  2384 (113) 0
1829  2393 (114) 0
1830  2402 (113) 0
1831  2411 (113) 0
1832  2420 (111) 0
1833  10  2429 (110) 0
1834  11  2438 (107) 0
1835  11  2447 (104) 0
1836  10  2456 (101) 0
1837  11  2465 (96) 0
1838  11  2474 (91) 0
1839  13  2483 (84) 0
1840  11  2492 (76) 0
1841  12  2501 (66) 0
1842  11  2510 (51) 110
1843  11  2531 (50) 44
1844  10  2533 (63) 0
1845  11  2534 (72) 0
1846  2536 (79) 0
1847  2538 (84) 0
1848  2539 (87) 0
1849  2541 (90) 6
1850  11  2514 (91) 25
1851  2519 (97) 0
1852  2524 (101) 0
1853  2529 (105) 0
1854  2534 (108) 0
1855  2539 (110) 0
1856  2545 (112) 0
1857  2550 (114) 0
1858  2555 (115) 0
1859  10  2560 (115) 0
1860  10  2565 (115) 0
1861  2571 (115) 0
1862  11  2576 (115) 0
1863  2581 (113) 0
1864  2586 (112) 0
1865  2591 (110) 0
1866  2596 (108) 0
1867  2602 (105) 0
1868  2607 (101) 0
1869  2612 (96) 7
1870  2589 (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