Wyvill, Marmaduke




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1840  17  2403 (80) 16
1841  20  2380 (79) 0
1842  29  2357 (77) 1
1843  31  2345 (74) 6
1844  31  2352 (74) 0
1845  33  2359 (71) 0
1846  36  2366 (65) 168
1847  31  2388 (69) 0
1848  27  2410 (70) 0
1849  26  2432 (68) 0
1850  25  2454 (64) 0
1851  23  2477 (55) 24
1852  20  2460 (69) 0
1853  26  2444 (79) 0
1854  30  2428 (88) 0
1855  41  2412 (95) 0
1856  40  2396 (102) 0
1857  45  2380 (107) 0
1858  53  2364 (112) 0
1859  62  2348 (116) 0
1860  75  2332 (120) 0
1861  86  2316 (123) 0
1862  88  2300 (126) 0
1863  89  2284 (129) 0
1864  96  2268 (131) 0
1865  108  2252 (133) 0
1866  121  2236 (135) 0
1867  126  2220 (137) 0
1868  140  2204 (138) 0
1869  152  2188 (140) 0
1870  161  2172 (141) 0
1871  182  2156 (142) 0
1872  192  2140 (142) 0
1873  209  2124 (143) 0
1874  238  2108 (143) 0
1875  258  2092 (143) 0
1876  273  2076 (143) 0
1877  279  2060 (143) 0
1878  298  2044 (143) 0
1879  314  2028 (143) 0
1880  353  2012 (142) 0
1881  417  1996 (141) 0
1882  456  1980 (140) 0
1883  538  1964 (139) 0
1884  596  1948 (138) 0
1885  626  1932 (137) 1
1886  620  1924 (137) 1
1887  610  1917 (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
   [CLCM], vol. 1, no. 7, Aug. 1874, page 161
   [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
   [CPC], vol. 4, no. 4, Aug. 1874, page 118
   [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: 25 Dec. 2021