Vorrath, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1880  269  2088 (68) 11
1881  273  2112 (66) 0
1882  256  2136 (60) 0
1883  258  2160 (49) 16
1884  251  2174 (45) 10
1885  221  2205 (37) 43
1886  218  2207 (43) 16
1887  240  2194 (49) 6
1888  260  2177 (53) 5
1889  244  2186 (57) 0
1890  251  2196 (55) 0
1891  246  2206 (47) 23
1892  267  2204 (55) 4
1893  251  2217 (62) 0
1894  236  2229 (65) 1
1895  204  2257 (67) 5
1896  183  2272 (74) 1
1897  177  2278 (80) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Vorrath, August  
Born: 9 Feb. 1838
Died: 1 Jan. 1899
 
References
Books
   Davies, Samuel Lipschütz, page 16
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 451
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 154
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 88, 98
   Rogers, New York State Chess Association, page 52
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 12
   Urcan, Julius Finn, page 62
   Walker, New Jersey Chess Association, page 8, 13

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

Orchard, I.E. - Vorrath, A. 1885         (c)     3   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1880 (2)     5th American Chess Congress - Minor Tourney     4  /  11
New York 1883     5th Manhattan Chess Club Championship     6.5  /  16
New York 1884 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     2  /  10
New York 1885 (1)     Manhattan Club Handicap Tournament     6.5  /  21      received odds from first class
New York 1885 (2)     New York Club Championship     8  /  12
New York 1885 (3)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Baird, D.G.     1 - 0    
New York 1885 (4)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Baird, D.G.     0 - 1    
New York 1885 (5)     8th Manhattan Chess Club Championship     6  /  12
New York 1886 (2)     New York Chess Club Tournament     10  /  16
New York 1887 (1)     10th New York State Championship    
  Vorrath, A. - Delmar, E. (1)     0 - 1    
  Vorrath, A. - Yeaton, F.H.     1 - 0    
  Vorrath, A. - Huntington, W.S.     1 - 0    
  Vorrath, A. - Shipley, W.P.     0 - 1    
New York 1887 (2)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Turner, J.S.     1 - 1    
Rutherford 1888     3rd New Jersey State Tournament    
  Vorrath, A. - Stokes, E.C.     1 - 0    
  Vorrath, A. - Kempa-Pieczonka, A.     1 - 0    
  Vorrath, A. - Doyle, P.J.     0 - 1    
  Vorrath, A. - Keyes, R.B.     0 - 1    
New York 1888 (4)     Manhattan Club - Columbia Club Match (Round 2)    
  Vorrath, A. - Koehler, B.     0 - 1    
New York 1891 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     13  /  28
New York 1891 (4)     New Jersey - Manhattan Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Mintz, F.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1892 (1)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Gilberg, C.A.     1 - 0    
New York 1892 (2)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Russell, G.     0.5 - 0.5    
Newark 1892     New Jersey - Manhattan Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Mintz, F.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia or New York (?) 1892     Junior Club - New York City Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Smyth, C.     0 - 1    
New York 1894 (4)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Tatum, J.C.     0 - 1    
New York 1895 (2)     Brooklyn - Manhattan Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Tatum, J.C.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (7)     Manhattan - New York City Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Huntington, W.S.     0 - 1    
New York 1895 (11)     Manhattan - Newark Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Lissner, J.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (14)     Manhattan - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Kempa-Pieczonka, A.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia and New York 1895     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Morgan, M.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1896 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - White, E.A.     1 - 0    
New York 1897 (1)     Metropolitan Club - Paterson Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Raubitschek, Ro.     1 - 0    
Paterson 1897     Metropolitan Club - Paterson Club Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Feibel, J.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia and New York 1897     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match    
  Vorrath, A. - Maguire, E.S.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 2 Oct. 2022