Cochrane, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1820  2325 (104) 5
1821  2341 (99) 28
1822  2336 (102) 3
1823  2345 (105) 0
1824  2354 (108) 0
1825  2363 (110) 0
1826  2371 (112) 0
1827  2380 (113) 0
1828  2389 (114) 0
1829  2398 (114) 0
1830  2407 (113) 0
1831  2416 (113) 0
1832  2425 (111) 0
1833  10  2434 (110) 0
1834  11  2443 (107) 0
1835  11  2452 (104) 0
1836  10  2461 (101) 0
1837  11  2470 (96) 0
1838  11  2479 (91) 0
1839  13  2488 (84) 0
1840  12  2497 (76) 0
1841  12  2506 (66) 0
1842  13  2515 (51) 110
1843  10  2535 (50) 44
1844  10  2536 (63) 0
1845  11  2537 (72) 0
1846  10  2537 (79) 0
1847  2538 (84) 0
1848  2539 (87) 0
1849  11  2539 (90) 6
1850  14  2511 (91) 25
1851  13  2515 (97) 0
1852  2519 (101) 0
1853  2523 (105) 0
1854  2527 (108) 0
1855  2531 (110) 0
1856  2535 (112) 0
1857  2539 (113) 0
1858  10  2543 (114) 0
1859  12  2547 (115) 0
1860  14  2551 (115) 0
1861  12  2555 (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  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