Sheppard, J.H.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1852  95  1930 (164) 14
1853  104  1924 (166) 0
1854  108  1918 (169) 0
1855  124  1912 (172) 0
1856  153  1906 (175) 0
1857  167  1900 (177) 0
1858  173  1894 (179) 0
1859  199  1888 (182) 0
1860  224  1882 (184) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Sheppard, J.H.  
   Also known as: Rev. J.H. Sheppard
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
There is also mention of a Rev. E. Sheppard (Chess Player's Chronicle 1855, p.257). Bell's Life in London (15 Jul. 1855) lists an 'E. Sheppard' at the Northern and Midland Counties Chess Association Meeting of 1855, but then later mentions 'J. Sheppard' of Kidderminster. If there were two separate Reverands Sheppard, there is a possibility of confusion.
 
References
Periodicals
   [BLL], 15 July 1855, page 5
   [CPC], vol. 12, Dec. 1851, page 374
   [CPC], vol. 13, Apr. 1852, page 123
   [ILN], vol. 19, 22 Nov. 1851, page 619

Tournament data

Worcestershire 1852     Worcestershire Tournament    
  Sheppard, J.H. - Cradock, H.     3 - 1    
  Sheppard, J.H. - Isaac, W.L.     3.5 - 1.5    
  Sheppard, J.H. - Walsh, J.H.     3.5 - 1.5    
Stourbridge 1858     Stourbridge - Kidderminster Club Match    
  Sheppard, J.H. - Bartleet, W.S.     0 - 2    
Kidderminster 1860     Stourbridge - Kidderminster Club Match    
  Sheppard, J.H. - Mohring     0.5 - 2.5    


Player information updated: 26 Mar. 2015