Ehrmann, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  24  2409 (56) 224
1847  30  2386 (66) 0
1848  30  2362 (72) 0
1849  47  2339 (75) 0
1850  54  2316 (77) 0
1851  64  2293 (76) 7
1852  62  2289 (84) 0
1853  68  2286 (90) 0
1854  68  2282 (94) 0
1855  71  2278 (98) 0
1856  82  2274 (101) 0
1857  87  2271 (103) 0
1858  89  2267 (104) 1
1859  97  2262 (107) 0
1860  98  2258 (109) 0
1861  100  2254 (111) 0
1862  94  2249 (112) 0
1863  93  2245 (113) 0
1864  91  2241 (114) 0
1865  95  2236 (114) 0
1866  99  2232 (113) 0
1867  104  2228 (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
   Minckwitz, Neunte Rheinische Schachcongress, page 4
   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: 10 Aug. 2018