Brenzinger, F. Eugene




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1861  79  2304 (83) 1
1862  64  2330 (74) 0
1863  42  2356 (62) 17
1864  46  2350 (68) 0
1865  46  2345 (71) 0
1866  47  2339 (72) 0
1867  51  2333 (70) 0
1868  53  2327 (65) 0
1869  56  2321 (57) 11
1870  55  2327 (55) 20
1871  55  2328 (64) 0
1872  56  2330 (68) 0
1873  60  2332 (70) 0
1874  58  2333 (68) 0
1875  61  2335 (64) 0
1876  61  2336 (56) 22
1877  61  2328 (69) 0
1878  60  2319 (78) 0
1879  69  2311 (86) 0
1880  78  2303 (92) 0
1881  94  2294 (97) 0
1882  112  2286 (101) 0
1883  126  2277 (104) 0
1884  139  2269 (107) 0
1885  160  2260 (109) 0
1886  161  2252 (111) 0
1887  171  2244 (112) 0
1888  179  2235 (113) 0
1889  189  2227 (113) 0
1890  206  2218 (113) 0
1891  224  2210 (112) 0
1892  244  2201 (111) 2
1893  250  2193 (114) 0
1894  257  2185 (116) 0
1895  259  2176 (118) 0
1896  265  2168 (119) 0
1897  280  2159 (120) 0
1898  295  2151 (120) 0
1899  327  2143 (120) 0
1900  331  2134 (120) 0
1901  355  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
   [Era], vol. 31, 28 Mar. 1869, page 4
   [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: 27 Mar. 2018