Tuckett, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1842  23  2359 (70) 16
1843  30  2344 (67) 6
1844  29  2339 (64) 6
1845  30  2347 (65) 0
1846  34  2354 (61) 25
1847  40  2319 (73) 0
1848  42  2284 (82) 0
1849  63  2249 (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