Morgan, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  49  2361 (100) 4
1858  46  2385 (99) 0
1859  43  2409 (96) 3
1860  42  2419 (99) 0
1861  36  2429 (101) 0
1862  35  2439 (102) 0
1863  28  2450 (103) 0
1864  24  2460 (103) 0
1865  19  2470 (102) 0
1866  15  2480 (101) 0
1867  18  2490 (99) 0
1868  18  2500 (96) 0
1869  16  2510 (92) 0
1870  15  2521 (88) 0
1871  13  2531 (82) 7
1872  16  2527 (88) 0
1873  14  2522 (94) 0
1874  16  2518 (98) 0
1875  16  2514 (101) 0
1876  18  2510 (104) 0
1877  18  2506 (106) 0
1878  18  2502 (108) 0
1879  18  2497 (109) 0
1880  17  2493 (110) 0
1881  22  2489 (110) 0
1882  28  2485 (109) 0
1883  38  2481 (108) 0
1884  34  2476 (107) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Morgan, James H.  
   Also known as: Dr. Morgan
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Davenport Daily Gazette of 21 Jan. 1859 has 'Jas. Mungar'.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 59, 84, 146, 538
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 1, no. 12, Dec. 1857, page 377
   [CMNY], vol. 3, no. 2, Feb. 1859, page 72
   [CMNY], vol. 3, no. 3, Mar. 1859, page 101
   [DDG], 21 Jan. 1859
   [Era], vol. 20, no. 1008, 17 Jan. 1858, page 4
   [FLIN], 14 Nov. 1857
   [Harp], 19 Feb. 1859
   [ILN], vol. 31, no. 877, 5 Sep. 1857, page 250
   [ILN], vol. 31, no. 888, 21 Nov. 1857, page 518
   [ILN], vol. 58, no. 1652, 27 May 1871, page 531
   [ILN], vol. 59, no. 1664, 12 Aug. 1871, page 139
   [ILN], vol. 59, no. 1676, 28 Oct. 1871, page 411
   [NYC], 24 Oct. 1857
   [NYC], 29 Jan. 1859
   [NYC], 28 Mar. 1863
   [NYTr], 7 Oct. 1857
   [RT], vol. 9, no. 231, 26 June 1869, page 411
   [SLGD], 26 Jan. 1884
   [SoT], 18 Feb. 1871
   [ST], no. 1903, 9 Oct. 1859, page supp.2
   [TFF], 10 Mar. 1871
   [TFF], 25 Jan. 1884

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Paulsen, L. - Morgan, J.H. 1857 (1)         (c)     1   -   0
Paulsen, L. - Morgan, J.H. 1857 (2)         (c)     3   -   0
Paulsen, L. - Morgan, J.H. 1859         (c)     1.5   -   1.5
Mackenzie, G.H. - Morgan, J.H. 1871         (f)     3.5   -   3.5
Zukertort, J.H. - Morgan, J.H. 1884         (c)     1.5   -   1.5


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020