Brenzinger, F. Eugene




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1861  75  2309 (83) 1
1862  61  2336 (74) 0
1863  43  2363 (62) 17
1864  47  2356 (68) 0
1865  47  2350 (71) 0
1866  49  2344 (72) 0
1867  51  2338 (70) 0
1868  51  2332 (65) 0
1869  54  2326 (57) 11
1870  56  2331 (55) 20
1871  53  2332 (64) 0
1872  53  2334 (68) 0
1873  54  2335 (70) 0
1874  52  2337 (68) 0
1875  54  2338 (64) 0
1876  55  2339 (57) 22
1877  60  2331 (69) 0
1878  60  2322 (78) 0
1879  65  2314 (86) 0
1880  75  2305 (92) 0
1881  90  2297 (97) 0
1882  103  2288 (101) 0
1883  119  2280 (104) 0
1884  132  2271 (107) 0
1885  150  2263 (109) 0
1886  157  2254 (111) 0
1887  169  2245 (112) 0
1888  178  2237 (113) 0
1889  188  2228 (113) 0
1890  205  2220 (113) 0
1891  221  2211 (112) 0
1892  240  2203 (111) 2
1893  250  2194 (114) 0
1894  255  2186 (116) 0
1895  253  2177 (118) 0
1896  260  2169 (119) 0
1897  275  2160 (120) 0
1898  292  2152 (120) 0
1899  309  2143 (121) 0
1900  316  2135 (121) 0
1901  340  2126 (120) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Brenzinger, Francis Eugene  
Born: 1835
Died: 13 Jan. 1910
 
Notes:
Gaige gives birth between 14-01-1835 and 13-01-1836; Hilbert gives birth 'about 1836'; van Winsen gives birth 'ca. 1835 or 1836?'. The New York Times of 9 Dec. 1859 (p.1) gives his name as 'Branzinger'. The Era of 15 Nov. 1863 (p.14) has 'E. Brenzinger'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 52
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 173
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 88, 255
   Hilbert, Tragic Life of Leonard, page 81
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 9
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 104, 296
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. I, page 27
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. II, page 39
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 4, Sep. 1860, page 274
   [Era], vol. 26, 15 Nov. 1863, page 14
   [Era], vol. 30, 29 Mar. 1868, page 5
   [ILN], vol. 44, 20 Feb. 1864, page 195
   [ILN], vol. 45, 29 Oct. 1864, page 451
   [NYC], 23 Mar. 1861
   [NYC], 9 Nov. 1861
   [NYC], 17 May 1862
   [NYC], 16 Jan. 1864
   [NYTi], vol. 9, 9 Dec. 1859, page 1
Web
   Sarah.  [George Henry Mackenzie]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [When Blindfold Chess Became Easy], page 8

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

Perrin, F. - Brenzinger, F.E. 1863         (f)     2   -   2
Mackenzie, G.H. - Brenzinger, F.E. 1863         (c)     7   -   6

Tournament data

New York 1861 (1)     3rd Free Tournament    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Fiske, D.W.     0 - 1    
New York 1863     Paulsen Club Handicap Tournament     8  /  8
New York 1869 (3)     Brooklyn Club Tournament     13  /  14
New York 1869 (5)     4th Cafe Europa Tournament    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Mason, Ja.     0 - 2    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Mackenzie, G.H.     0 - 2    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Wernich, H.     2 - 0    
New York 1869 (6)     Brooklyn Club Tournament    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Delmar, E. (1)     1 - 1    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Perrin, F.     1 - 1    
New York 1870 (2)     Brooklyn Club Tournament     9.5  /  13
New York 1870 (3)     Cafe International Tournament    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Dwyer, W.     1 - 1          Brenzinger, F.E. gave odds of pawn and two moves
New York 1870 (4)     Brooklyn Club - Cafe International Team Match     2  /  5
New York 1876 (1)     Cafe International Tournament     13  /  24
New York 1892 (3)     Staten Island - Gotham Club Match    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Arnheim, A.     0 - 1    
New York 1892 (5)     Staten Island - Gotham Club Match    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Eccles, C.W.     1 - 0    
New York 1901 (4)     Staten Island Club Championship     10  /  12


Player information updated: 21 Sept. 2017