Ehrmann, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  27  2402 (55) 224
1847  32  2380 (65) 0
1848  37  2357 (71) 0
1849  49  2334 (75) 0
1850  57  2311 (77) 0
1851  66  2289 (76) 7
1852  65  2286 (83) 0
1853  73  2283 (89) 0
1854  74  2280 (94) 0
1855  77  2277 (98) 0
1856  85  2274 (100) 0
1857  91  2271 (103) 0
1858  93  2268 (104) 1
1859  99  2265 (107) 0
1860  105  2262 (109) 0
1861  110  2258 (111) 0
1862  106  2255 (112) 0
1863  100  2251 (113) 0
1864  103  2248 (114) 0
1865  105  2245 (113) 0
1866  111  2241 (113) 0
1867  109  2238 (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, no. 1, 14 Aug. 1852, page 9
   [Era], vol. 25, no. 1302, 6 Sep. 1863, page 14
   [Pal], vol. 1, no. 7, 15 Sep. 1836, page 233
   [Pal], vol. 1, no. 6, 15 May 1842, page 284
   [Pal], vol. 2, no. 10, 15 Sep. 1842, page 121
   [Pal], vol. 6, no. 11, 15 Nov. 1846, page 518
   [Phil], vol. 1, no. 3, Feb. 1838, page 118
   [Reg], vol. 3, no. 7, 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, England 1851 (3)     London Chess Club International Tournament     0.5  /  3
Cologne 1867     6th West German Chess Congress     1  /  3


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018