Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  155  2107 (86) 10
1865  151  2120 (84) 0
1866  162  2133 (81) 10
1867  164  2131 (89) 0
1868  158  2128 (96) 0
1869  164  2125 (102) 0
1870  175  2123 (107) 0
1871  181  2120 (111) 0
1872  182  2117 (115) 0
1873  187  2115 (119) 0
1874  189  2112 (122) 0
1875  197  2109 (125) 0
1876  218  2106 (127) 0
1877  205  2104 (129) 0
1878  214  2101 (131) 0
1879  220  2098 (132) 0
1880  237  2096 (133) 0
1881  264  2093 (135) 0
1882  281  2090 (135) 0
1883  315  2088 (136) 0
1884  328  2085 (136) 0
1885  340  2082 (137) 0
1886  330  2080 (137) 0
1887  342  2077 (136) 0
1888  340  2074 (136) 0
1889  346  2071 (136) 0
1890  356  2069 (135) 0
1891  374  2066 (134) 0
1892  396  2063 (133) 0
1893  418  2061 (131) 0
1894  437  2058 (129) 0
1895  420  2055 (127) 0
1896  420  2053 (125) 0
1897  411  2050 (123) 0
1898  424  2047 (120) 0
1899  443  2045 (116) 0
1900  447  2042 (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