Ehrmann, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  24  2401 (56) 224
1847  30  2378 (65) 0
1848  30  2355 (72) 0
1849  48  2331 (75) 0
1850  55  2308 (77) 0
1851  66  2285 (76) 7
1852  63  2281 (84) 0
1853  69  2277 (89) 0
1854  69  2273 (94) 0
1855  71  2270 (98) 0
1856  83  2266 (101) 0
1857  86  2262 (103) 0
1858  88  2258 (104) 1
1859  97  2254 (107) 0
1860  97  2249 (109) 0
1861  100  2245 (111) 0
1862  94  2241 (112) 0
1863  92  2236 (113) 0
1864  93  2232 (114) 0
1865  95  2227 (114) 0
1866  97  2223 (113) 0
1867  102  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