Dufresne, Jean




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1847  18  2477 (93) 1
1848  14  2482 (86) 0
1849  17  2488 (77) 10
1850  18  2488 (70) 0
1851  18  2489 (59) 18
1852  15  2474 (62) 0
1853  18  2459 (59) 18
1854  31  2409 (67) 0
1855  44  2358 (72) 6
1856  55  2335 (79) 0
1857  65  2312 (86) 0
1858  77  2289 (90) 0
1859  90  2265 (94) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Dufresne, Jean  
   Also known as: E.S. Freund
Born: 14 Feb. 1829
Died: 15 Apr. 1893
 
Notes:
Renette and Zavaterelli give the definitive date of death as 15-04-1893 from a photo of the death certificate given in Saremba's book on Dufresne. Some other sources have incorrect dates.
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 78
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 99
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 90
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 97
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 312, 313
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfled and Suhle, page 25
Periodicals
   [BLL], 10 Dec. 1848, page 5
   [CMNY], vol. 3, July 1859, page 205
   [CPC], vol. 1, Nov. 1859, page 323
   [Era], vol. 22, 11 Dec. 1859, page 13
   [ILN], vol. 71, 8 Dec. 1877, page 558
Web
   Hoppe, Frank.  [Chronik des Jahres 1893] (broken)
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

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

Dufresne, J. - Harrwitz, D. 1847         (c)     1   -   0
Dufresne, J. - Leow, S. 1849         (f)     7.5   -   2.5
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Dufresne, J. 1851         (f)     13   -   5
Dufresne, J. - Mayet, C. 1853         (f)     7.5   -   5.5
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Dufresne, J. 1855         (f)     6   -   0
Anderssen (offhand) - Dufresne, J. 1859         (c)     4   -   0

Tournament data

Berlin 1853     1st Tournament of Berliner Schachgesellschaft    
  Dufresne, J. - Lange, Max     3 - 0    
  Dufresne, J. - Mayet, C.     2 - 0    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018