Calthrop, Samuel




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  194  1847 (158) 4
1858  207  1853 (155) 0
1859  235  1859 (152) 0
1860  257  1865 (150) 0
1861  256  1871 (147) 0
1862  259  1877 (143) 0
1863  260  1883 (140) 0
1864  270  1889 (136) 0
1865  296  1896 (132) 3
1866  317  1910 (133) 0
1867  297  1924 (134) 0
1868  297  1939 (134) 0
1869  294  1953 (135) 0
1870  310  1968 (135) 0
1871  314  1982 (135) 0
1872  304  1997 (134) 0
1873  297  2011 (134) 0
1874  276  2026 (133) 0
1875  275  2040 (132) 0
1876  275  2055 (131) 0
1877  260  2069 (129) 0
1878  255  2084 (128) 0
1879  235  2098 (126) 0
1880  233  2113 (123) 0
1881  247  2127 (121) 0
1882  249  2142 (118) 0
1883  267  2156 (114) 0
1884  256  2171 (110) 0
1885  245  2185 (105) 0
1886  227  2200 (100) 0
1887  217  2214 (94) 0
1888  205  2229 (87) 0
1889  198  2243 (79) 6
1890  212  2243 (78) 0
1891  220  2242 (76) 8

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Calthrop, Samuel Robert  
   Also known as: Rev. S.R. Calthrop
Born: 9 Oct. 1829
Died: 11 May 1917
 
Notes:
Hillyer gives 'S. Colthrop'. Staunton gives 'J.R. Calthrop' in error on p.124 of the Apr. 1853 Chess Player's Chronicle.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 57, 74, 414
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 61
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 496
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 95
   Rogers, New York State Chess Association, page 10, 50
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 84, 290
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 18, no. 4, Apr. 1898, page 137
   [CPC], vol. 1, no. 2, Feb. 1853, page 61
   [CPC], vol. 1, no. 4, Apr. 1853, page 123, 124
   [CPC], vol. 2, no. 3, Mar. 1854, page 81
   [CPM], vol. 1, no. 1, Jan. 1865, page 9
   [CPM], vol. 1, no. 5, May 1865, page 144
   [FLIN], 30 Aug. 1856
   [ILN], vol. 25, no. 702, 16 Sep. 1854, page 262
   [PDEB], 30 June 1865
Web
   Applebee, John H.  [Calthrop, Samuel R. (1829-1917)]
   Sarah.  [American Chess Congress Players]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4780. Thomas Frère]

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

Morphy, P.C. - Calthrop, S.R. 1857         (c)     1   -   0
Hammond, G. - Calthrop, S.R. 1865         (f)     3   -   0      Hammond, G. gave odds of pawn and move

Tournament data

New York 1857 (4)     1st American Chess Congress    
  Calthrop, S.R. - Paulsen, L.     0 - 3    
Skaneateles 1889 (1)     2nd New York State Chess Association Midsummer Meeting - First Class     4  /  6
Skaneateles 1891 (1)     4th New York State Chess Association Midsummer Meeting - First Class     4  /  8


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020