New York 1856




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Marache, Napoleon    2285 (52) 3 /
Wheelwright, W.S.    0 /
 
Perrin, Frederic    2311 (47) 3 /
Fuller, William    1775 (126) 0 /
 
Anderson, C.E.    2083 (74) 3.5 /
King, Adelmour    1984 (97) 2.5 /
 
Loyd, Thomas    2242 (57) 4.5 /
Gallatin, Albert    2096 (86) 2.5 /
 
Marache, Napoleon    2285 (52) 4 /
Anderson, C.E.    2083 (74) 2 /
 
Perrin, Frederic    2311 (47) 4 /
Loyd, Thomas    2242 (57) 2 /
 
Marache, Napoleon    2285 (52) 6 / 11 
Perrin, Frederic    2311 (47) 5 / 11 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: New York Chess Club Tournament
Place: New York
Start date: Jan. 1856
End date: Aug. 1856
 
Notes:
Hilbert gives score of Marache-Perrin final as 5.5-4.5; the New York Clipper of 9 Aug. 1856 gives +5-4=1; Spinrad gives +5-4=2 from the Albion of 26 July and 2 Aug. 1856. Joost van Winsen gives the starting date as 'probably' Jan. 1856, and says that although only Marache and Perrin were left by Apr., they did not finish their match until Aug. 1856.
 
References
Books
   Hilbert, Tragic Life of Leonard, page 11
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 1, Aug. 1857, page 246
   [NYC], 9 Aug. 1856
Web
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   van Winsen, Joost.  [Early New York Chess Club Champions]

Tournament information updated: 6 Feb. 2016