Wyvill, Marmaduke




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1840  17  2397 (80) 16
1841  20  2374 (79) 0
1842  30  2351 (77) 1
1843  32  2340 (74) 6
1844  32  2347 (74) 0
1845  32  2354 (71) 0
1846  35  2361 (65) 168
1847  31  2383 (69) 0
1848  25  2405 (70) 0
1849  25  2428 (68) 0
1850  24  2450 (64) 0
1851  22  2473 (55) 24
1852  19  2457 (69) 0
1853  26  2441 (79) 0
1854  28  2425 (88) 0
1855  38  2409 (95) 0
1856  39  2393 (102) 0
1857  45  2377 (107) 0
1858  53  2361 (112) 0
1859  63  2345 (116) 0
1860  74  2329 (120) 0
1861  84  2313 (123) 0
1862  88  2297 (126) 0
1863  87  2281 (129) 0
1864  95  2266 (131) 0
1865  103  2250 (133) 0
1866  119  2234 (135) 0
1867  126  2218 (137) 0
1868  135  2202 (138) 0
1869  141  2186 (140) 0
1870  153  2170 (141) 0
1871  171  2154 (142) 0
1872  182  2138 (142) 0
1873  200  2122 (143) 0
1874  212  2106 (143) 0
1875  229  2090 (143) 0
1876  264  2074 (144) 0
1877  269  2059 (143) 0
1878  287  2043 (143) 0
1879  305  2027 (143) 0
1880  337  2011 (142) 0
1881  399  1995 (141) 0
1882  450  1979 (141) 0
1883  531  1963 (139) 0
1884  579  1947 (138) 0
1885  608  1931 (137) 1
1886  603  1923 (137) 1
1887  592  1916 (140) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Wyvill, Marmaduke  
   Also known as: Marmaduke Wyvill, jun.
Born: 22 Dec. 1815
Died: 25 June 1896
 
Notes:
Golombek gives birth year 1814, as do Hooper and Whyld in their 1st edition, but correct it to 1815 in their 2nd edition. Gaige gives birth date 22-12-1815. Sergeant says he was 82 when he died on 6 June 1896, but according to Gaige's birth date, he died at age 80. The Era of 20 Jul. 1862 (p.5) has 'W. Wyvill', corrected in the 27 Jul. 1862 issue (p.5).
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 471
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 347
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 381
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 451
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Löwenthal and Medley, Transactions of the BCA, 1868-1869, page 2, 14
   Saint James' Chess Club, Chess Match by Electric Telegraph, page 3
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 229
   Townsend, Historical Notes on Players, page 10
Periodicals
   [BLL], 19 July 1840, page 2
   [BLL], 18 Apr. 1841, page 4
   [BLL], 9 May 1841, page 3
   [BLL], 23 Feb. 1862, page 1
   [CPC], vol. 6, no. 6, June 1845, page 181
   [CPC], vol. 13, no. 8, Aug. 1852, page 236
   [CPC], vol. 2, no. 1, Jan. 1854, page 31
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 30, June 1861, page 165
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 3, June 1872, page 88
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 7, July 1864, page 218
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 4, Apr. 1866, page 109
   [CPM], vol. 3, no. 8, 1 Aug. 1867, page 254
   [CW], vol. 2, no. 3, May 1866, page 89
   [Era], vol. 3, no. 134, 18 Apr. 1841, page 11
   [Era], vol. 21, no. 1077, 15 May 1859, page 14
   [Era], vol. 24, no. 1243, 20 July 1862, page 5
   [Era], vol. 24, no. 1244, 27 July 1862, page 5
   [Era], vol. 26, no. 1349, 31 July 1864, page 5
   [ESIC], no. 3, 10 July 1864, page 9
   [ILN], vol. 18, no. 471, 22 Feb. 1851, page 163
   [ILN], vol. 26, no. 748, 16 June 1855, page 599
   [ILN], vol. 28, no. 805, 7 June 1856, page 643
   [ILN], vol. 34, no. 973, 14 May 1859, page 478
   [ILN], vol. 40, no. 1132, 22 Feb. 1862, page 204
   [ILN], vol. 57, no. 1627, 17 Dec. 1870, page 627
   [RSI], vol. 1, no. 4, Apr. 1900, page 106
   [RSI], vol. 1, no. 6, June 1900, page 170, 171
   [SoT], 7 May 1859
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Marmaduke Wyvill]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Sericano, C.  [Topi]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Early World Rankings], page 7

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

Wyvill, M. - Topi 1840         (s)     1   -   0
Wyvill, M. - Toni 1840         (s)     2.5   -   0.5
Wyvill, M. - Luchini, L. 1840         (s)     3.5   -   2.5
Wyvill, M. - Filiberti, F. 1840         (s)     3   -   3
de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Wyvill, M. 1842         (c)     1   -   0      de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. gave odds of pawn and move
Wyvill, M. - Cronhelm, F.W. 1843         (c)     2   -   0
Wyvill, M. - Francis, H.R. 1843         (c)     2   -   0
Wyvill, M. - Cronhelm, E. 1843         (c)     1.5   -   2.5
Dubois, S. - Wyvill, M. 1846 (1)         (c)     55   -   26
Dubois, S. - Wyvill, M. 1846 (2)         (c)     30   -   39      Dubois, S. gave odds of pawn and move
Wyvill, M. - Marulli 1846         (c)     5   -   1
Wyvill, M. - Giustiniani 1846         (c)     8   -   4

Tournament data

London, England 1851 (1)     The International Chess Tournament    
  Wyvill, M. - Lowe, E.     2 - 0    
  Wyvill, M. - Kennedy, H.A.     4.5 - 3.5    
  Wyvill, M. - Williams, E. (1)     4 - 3    
  Wyvill, M. - Anderssen, K.E.A.     2.5 - 4.5    
London, England 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wyvill, M. - Anger, J.C.F.     0 - 1    
London, England 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wyvill, M. - Chappell, W.T.     0 - 1    
London, England 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wyvill, M. - Jacobs, H.L.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 6 Mar. 2021