Ehrmann, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  24  2402 (56) 224
1847  30  2379 (66) 0
1848  30  2356 (72) 0
1849  47  2332 (75) 0
1850  54  2309 (77) 0
1851  64  2286 (76) 7
1852  62  2282 (84) 0
1853  68  2278 (89) 0
1854  69  2274 (94) 0
1855  71  2271 (98) 0
1856  83  2267 (101) 0
1857  86  2263 (103) 0
1858  90  2259 (104) 1
1859  97  2255 (107) 0
1860  98  2250 (109) 0
1861  100  2246 (111) 0
1862  95  2242 (113) 0
1863  93  2237 (113) 0
1864  93  2233 (114) 0
1865  95  2228 (114) 0
1866  98  2224 (113) 0
1867  104  2219 (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