Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  155  2105 (86) 10
1865  147  2118 (85) 0
1866  158  2131 (81) 10
1867  160  2129 (89) 0
1868  155  2126 (96) 0
1869  159  2124 (102) 0
1870  172  2121 (107) 0
1871  174  2118 (112) 0
1872  180  2116 (115) 0
1873  186  2113 (119) 0
1874  190  2110 (122) 0
1875  198  2108 (125) 0
1876  216  2105 (127) 0
1877  202  2102 (129) 0
1878  210  2100 (131) 0
1879  216  2097 (132) 0
1880  236  2094 (134) 0
1881  262  2092 (135) 0
1882  278  2089 (135) 0
1883  309  2087 (136) 0
1884  320  2084 (136) 0
1885  331  2081 (137) 0
1886  325  2079 (137) 0
1887  336  2076 (137) 0
1888  332  2073 (136) 0
1889  342  2071 (136) 0
1890  350  2068 (135) 0
1891  369  2065 (134) 0
1892  387  2063 (133) 0
1893  405  2060 (131) 0
1894  424  2057 (129) 0
1895  408  2055 (127) 0
1896  408  2052 (125) 0
1897  398  2050 (123) 0
1898  417  2047 (120) 0
1899  433  2044 (116) 0
1900  436  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