Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  141  2113 (86) 10
1865  138  2126 (85) 0
1866  146  2140 (81) 10
1867  148  2137 (89) 0
1868  141  2134 (96) 0
1869  140  2132 (102) 0
1870  148  2129 (107) 0
1871  150  2126 (112) 0
1872  153  2124 (115) 0
1873  165  2121 (119) 0
1874  170  2118 (122) 0
1875  176  2116 (125) 0
1876  193  2113 (127) 0
1877  185  2110 (129) 0
1878  192  2108 (131) 0
1879  200  2105 (132) 0
1880  214  2102 (134) 0
1881  239  2100 (135) 0
1882  249  2097 (135) 0
1883  290  2094 (136) 0
1884  309  2092 (136) 0
1885  320  2089 (137) 0
1886  320  2086 (137) 0
1887  325  2084 (137) 0
1888  322  2081 (136) 0
1889  329  2078 (136) 0
1890  347  2076 (135) 0
1891  365  2073 (134) 0
1892  387  2070 (133) 0
1893  397  2068 (131) 0
1894  412  2065 (129) 0
1895  399  2062 (128) 0
1896  401  2060 (125) 0
1897  389  2057 (123) 0
1898  401  2054 (120) 0
1899  409  2052 (116) 0
1900  405  2049 (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