Ehrmann, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  24  2400 (56) 224
1847  30  2377 (65) 0
1848  30  2354 (72) 0
1849  47  2330 (75) 0
1850  54  2307 (77) 0
1851  65  2284 (76) 7
1852  62  2280 (84) 0
1853  68  2276 (89) 0
1854  69  2273 (94) 0
1855  72  2269 (98) 0
1856  83  2265 (101) 0
1857  86  2262 (103) 0
1858  89  2258 (104) 1
1859  97  2253 (107) 0
1860  97  2249 (109) 0
1861  100  2245 (111) 0
1862  94  2240 (113) 0
1863  92  2236 (113) 0
1864  92  2231 (114) 0
1865  95  2227 (114) 0
1866  97  2223 (113) 0
1867  104  2218 (112) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Ehrmann, August  
Born: 15 Mar. 1786
Died: 15 Feb. 1876
 
Notes:
The Philidorian and Le Palamède give 'Erhman' or 'Erhmann'. The Chess Player of 14 Aug. 1852 (p.9) gives 'Eherenman, of Strasburg', who I presume to be the same player.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 104
   Kieseritzky, Cinquante Parties, page 16
   Lawson, Paul Morphy, page 188
   Tomlinson, Chess Player's Annual 1856, page 232
Periodicals
   [CP], vol. 3, 14 Aug. 1852, page 9
   [Era], vol. 25, 6 Sep. 1863, page 14
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 Sep. 1836, page 233
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 May 1842, page 284
   [Pal], vol. 2, 15 Sep. 1842, page 121
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 Nov. 1846, page 518
   [Phil], vol. 1, Feb. 1838, page 118
   [Reg], vol. 3, July 1851, page 199
Web
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sarah.  [State of Chess in 1838]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

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

Ehrmann, A. - Lecrivain, L.S. 1846 (1)         (c)     116.5   -   101.5
Ehrmann, A. - Lecrivain, L.S. 1846 (2)         (f)     1   -   5
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Ehrmann, A. 1851         (c)     4   -   0
Morphy, P.C. - Ehrmann, A. 1858         (c)     0.5   -   0.5      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

London 1851 (3)     London Chess Club Tournament     0.5  /  3
Cologne 1867     6th West German Chess Congress     1  /  3


Player information updated: 28 May 2016