Ensor, Albert




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1873  58  2356 (69) 3
1874  61  2352 (58) 0
1875  64  2348 (41) 45
1876  64  2343 (39) 55
1877  69  2336 (55) 6

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Ensor, Albert W.  
Born:
Died: 5 Oct. 1883
 
Notes:
Samsin gives possible birth years 1833 or 1844, but also says that when he died, 5-10-1883, his age was listed as 40 years.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 108
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 156
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 43, 366
Periodicals
   [BuG], 1 Sep. 1875
   [DCJ], vol. 8, no. 67, Oct. 1875, page 465
   [HoCM], vol. 1, no. 1, 31 Jan. 1865, page 16
   [HWT], 10 Apr. 1875
   [ILN], vol. 71, no. 1991, 8 Sep. 1877, page 240
   [ILN], vol. 72, no. 2011, 12 Jan. 1878, page 47
   [NSC], 7 Nov. 1875
   [NYC], 15 Aug. 1874
   [NYC], 22 Aug. 1874
   [NYC], 21 Aug. 1875
   [TG], vol. 30, no. 120, 19 May 1873, page 4
   [TG], vol. 30, no. 124, 23 May 1873, page 4
Web
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: Albert Ensor]
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: Champions - Closed]
   Samsin, Myron.  [The Mysterious Albert Ensor]
   Wright, Stephen.  [Early Canadian Championships]

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

Ensor, A.W. - Brown, T.M. 1875         (f)     7   -   5
Alberoni, E. - Ensor, A.W. 1875 (1)         (f)     7   -   5
Alberoni, E. - Ensor, A.W. 1875 (2)         (f)     7   -   4
Ensor, A.W. - von Bokum, H. 1875         (f)     2   -   2
Bird, H.E. - Ensor, A.W. 1876         (c)     12   -   2
Ensor, A.W. - Ryan, J.S. 1877         (f)     5   -   1

Tournament data

Toronto 1873     2nd Canadian Chess Association Congress    
  Ensor, A.W. - Salter, G.B.     1 - 0    
  Ensor, A.W. - Northcote, H.     1 - 0    
  Ensor, A.W. - Smith, W.R.     1 - 0    
  Ensor, A.W. - White, John     1 - 0    
Buffalo 1875     Buffalo Tournament    
  Ensor, A.W. - Thornton, G.H.     1 - 0    
  Ensor, A.W. - Richmond, H.A.     3 - 2    
New York 1876 (1)     Cafe International Tournament     15.5  /  26
New York 1876 (2)     Clipper Tournament     11  /  15


Player information updated: 19 Aug. 2022