Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  144  2112 (86) 10
1865  141  2125 (85) 0
1866  151  2138 (81) 10
1867  153  2136 (89) 0
1868  147  2133 (96) 0
1869  149  2130 (102) 0
1870  164  2127 (107) 0
1871  161  2124 (112) 0
1872  165  2122 (115) 0
1873  174  2119 (119) 0
1874  180  2116 (122) 0
1875  182  2113 (125) 0
1876  201  2111 (127) 0
1877  192  2108 (129) 0
1878  196  2105 (131) 0
1879  206  2102 (132) 0
1880  223  2100 (134) 0
1881  250  2097 (135) 0
1882  267  2094 (135) 0
1883  302  2091 (136) 0
1884  310  2088 (136) 0
1885  321  2086 (137) 0
1886  320  2083 (137) 0
1887  332  2080 (137) 0
1888  327  2077 (136) 0
1889  339  2075 (136) 0
1890  347  2072 (135) 0
1891  366  2069 (134) 0
1892  385  2066 (133) 0
1893  404  2064 (131) 0
1894  419  2061 (129) 0
1895  403  2058 (128) 0
1896  404  2055 (125) 0
1897  392  2053 (123) 0
1898  408  2050 (120) 0
1899  415  2047 (116) 0
1900  415  2044 (113) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jellett, James I.  
Born: 5 Nov. 1842
Died: 22 Apr. 1914
 
Notes:
Brennen gives death date as 12-04-1914. Gaige gives death date as 22-04-1914. Hilbert gives 'J.J. Jellett', as does Reichhelm on p.56, but not in the index, p. 155.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 194
   Hilbert, Napier, page 4, 104
   Moran, World Chess Championship I, page 112
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 10, 59
Periodicals
   [NYC], 10 Dec. 1864
   [Sph], vol. 2, 15 Dec. 1866, page 232
Web
   Brennen, Neil.  [The Champion of the North: James Jellett's Adventures in American Chess]

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

Jellett, J.I. - Montgomery, H.C. 1864         (f)     6.5   -   3.5
Reichhelm, G.C. - Jellett, J.I. 1866         (f)     5   -   5      Reichhelm, G.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Excelsior 1900     1st Western Chess Association Tournament (1st USA Open)     3  /  5


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2017