Ehrmann, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  24  2407 (56) 224
1847  30  2384 (66) 0
1848  30  2361 (72) 0
1849  47  2337 (75) 0
1850  55  2314 (77) 0
1851  64  2291 (76) 7
1852  62  2287 (84) 0
1853  68  2283 (90) 0
1854  68  2280 (94) 0
1855  71  2276 (98) 0
1856  83  2272 (101) 0
1857  87  2268 (103) 0
1858  90  2265 (104) 1
1859  97  2260 (107) 0
1860  99  2256 (109) 0
1861  100  2251 (111) 0
1862  95  2247 (113) 0
1863  93  2242 (113) 0
1864  91  2238 (114) 0
1865  95  2233 (114) 0
1866  97  2229 (113) 0
1867  104  2225 (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