Jenay, Eduard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  51  2352 (75) 8
1852  47  2348 (76) 2
1853  51  2346 (79) 0
1854  48  2344 (81) 0
1855  52  2343 (81) 2
1856  50  2345 (82) 0
1857  52  2347 (82) 0
1858  48  2350 (80) 0
1859  51  2352 (77) 8
1860  55  2358 (82) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jenay, Eduard  
   Also known as: de Jenay
Born: 1812
Died:
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Jené' in the Illustrated London News of 4 June 1859 (p.550), and as 'Jeney' in the Chess Player's Chronicle of Jan. 1861 (p.27), and as 'von Jenay' in the Sunday Times of 21 June 1857 (supplement, p.4) and the Chess Player's Magazine of Aug. 1864 (p.251). Peter Anderberg, in an article in the joural 'Caissa', gives his age as 67 on 9 Mar. 1880, so he was born between 10-03-1812 an 9-03-1813.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 28
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 194
Periodicals
   [BLL], 25 Oct. 1846, page 3
   [BLL], 27 Feb. 1853, page 8
   [Cai], vol. 3, 2018, page 11
   [CPC], vol. 7, Dec. 1846, page 404
   [CPC], vol. 11, Oct. 1850, page 289
   [CPC], vol. 3, Jan. 1861, page 27
   [CPM], vol. 1, Dec. 1863, page 165
   [CPM], vol. 2, Aug. 1864, page 251
   [CPM], vol. 1, Feb. 1865, page 38
   [CPQC], vol. 1, Aug. 1869, page 243
   [Era], vol. 19, 4 Oct. 1857, page 14
   [Era], vol. 20, 18 Apr. 1858, page 7
   [Era], vol. 25, 8 Mar. 1863, page 5
   [Era], vol. 26, 17 July 1864, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 34, 4 June 1859, page 550
   [Reg], vol. 2, Aug. 1850, page 227
   [Reg], vol. 3, July 1851, page 200
   [ST], 21 June 1857, page supp.4
Web
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

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

Anderssen (offhand) - Jenay, E. 1851         (c)     4.5   -   3.5
Szen, J. - Jenay, E. 1852         (s)     1.5   -   0.5
Hamppe, C. - Jenay, E. 1855         (s)     1.5   -   0.5
Kolisch, I. - Jenay, E. 1859         (f)     7   -   1
Steinitz, W. - Jenay, E. 1860         (c)     2   -   2

Tournament data

Vienna 1857     Vienna Tournament    
  Jenay, E. - Pilhal     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 16 Dec. 2018