Tuckett, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1842  21  2370 (70) 16
1843  27  2353 (67) 6
1844  27  2347 (64) 6
1845  29  2354 (65) 0
1846  33  2360 (61) 25
1847  39  2325 (73) 0
1848  41  2289 (82) 0
1849  62  2254 (89) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Tuckett, William Josiah Webbe  
Born:
Died: 1854
 
Notes:
Staunton in the Chess Player's Chronicle (Mar. 1849, p.66) has 'M.J.W. Tuckett'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 233
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 38
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 27
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 68
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 59
   Walker, A Selection of Games at Chess, page 279
Periodicals
   [BLL], 9 May 1841, page 3
   [BLL], 13 Apr. 1845, page 4
   [CPC], vol. 10, Mar. 1849, page 66
   [CPC], vol. 3, May 1855, page 176
   [CW], vol. 4, July 1868, page 134
   [QR], vol. 85, 1849, page 98
Web
   Sericano, C.  [London, Ries' Divan 1849]

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

Buckle, H.T. - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1842         (f)     7   -   9      Buckle, H.T. gave odds of pawn and move
Chamouillet, J. - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1843         (c)     5   -   1
Staunton, H. - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1844         (f)     4.5   -   1.5      Staunton, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1846         (c)     2   -   0
Walker, G. (1) - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1846 (1)         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Walker, G. (1) - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1846 (2)         (f)     4   -   11      Walker, G. (1) gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

London 1849     Ries' Divan tournament    
  Tuckett, W.J.W. - Wise, J.G.     2 - 0    
  Tuckett, W.J.W. - Medley, J.R.     0 - 2    


Player information updated: 21 Sept. 2017