Brenzinger, F. Eugene




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1861  76  2311 (83) 1
1862  61  2338 (74) 0
1863  43  2364 (62) 17
1864  47  2358 (68) 0
1865  47  2352 (71) 0
1866  49  2346 (72) 0
1867  51  2340 (70) 0
1868  51  2334 (65) 0
1869  54  2328 (57) 11
1870  57  2332 (55) 20
1871  54  2334 (64) 0
1872  54  2335 (68) 0
1873  56  2336 (70) 0
1874  53  2337 (68) 0
1875  55  2339 (64) 0
1876  56  2340 (57) 22
1877  60  2332 (69) 0
1878  60  2323 (78) 0
1879  65  2314 (86) 0
1880  74  2306 (92) 0
1881  90  2297 (97) 0
1882  103  2289 (101) 0
1883  117  2280 (104) 0
1884  132  2272 (107) 0
1885  150  2263 (109) 0
1886  157  2254 (111) 0
1887  169  2246 (112) 0
1888  177  2237 (113) 0
1889  188  2229 (113) 0
1890  203  2220 (113) 0
1891  220  2212 (112) 0
1892  240  2203 (111) 2
1893  247  2194 (114) 0
1894  254  2186 (116) 0
1895  254  2177 (118) 0
1896  259  2169 (119) 0
1897  274  2160 (120) 0
1898  292  2152 (120) 0
1899  309  2143 (121) 0
1900  317  2134 (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