Ehrmann, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  26  2399 (56) 224
1847  31  2376 (66) 0
1848  31  2354 (72) 0
1849  46  2331 (75) 0
1850  54  2308 (77) 0
1851  63  2286 (76) 7
1852  62  2282 (84) 0
1853  68  2279 (90) 0
1854  69  2276 (94) 0
1855  73  2273 (98) 0
1856  84  2269 (101) 0
1857  87  2266 (103) 0
1858  87  2263 (104) 1
1859  98  2259 (107) 0
1860  100  2255 (109) 0
1861  103  2251 (111) 0
1862  98  2247 (113) 0
1863  95  2243 (113) 0
1864  96  2239 (114) 0
1865  99  2235 (114) 0
1866  104  2231 (113) 0
1867  107  2227 (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