Morgan, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  52  2356 (100) 4
1858  49  2380 (99) 0
1859  46  2404 (97) 3
1860  46  2413 (99) 0
1861  40  2423 (101) 0
1862  38  2433 (102) 0
1863  30  2442 (103) 0
1864  24  2452 (103) 0
1865  23  2462 (102) 0
1866  22  2471 (101) 0
1867  19  2481 (99) 0
1868  18  2490 (96) 0
1869  18  2500 (92) 0
1870  17  2510 (87) 0
1871  16  2519 (81) 7
1872  16  2516 (88) 0
1873  17  2512 (93) 0
1874  16  2508 (98) 0
1875  17  2504 (101) 0
1876  19  2501 (104) 0
1877  17  2497 (106) 0
1878  20  2493 (108) 0
1879  18  2489 (109) 0
1880  20  2486 (110) 0
1881  23  2482 (110) 0
1882  28  2478 (109) 0
1883  34  2474 (108) 0
1884  38  2471 (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
   American Chess Association, Constitution of the American Chess Association, page 15
   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
   [SZ], vol. 14, no. 10, Oct. 1859, page 327
   [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: 2 Oct. 2023