Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  154  2106 (86) 10
1865  147  2119 (85) 0
1866  158  2132 (81) 10
1867  161  2129 (89) 0
1868  158  2127 (96) 0
1869  160  2124 (102) 0
1870  172  2121 (107) 0
1871  176  2119 (112) 0
1872  182  2116 (115) 0
1873  188  2113 (119) 0
1874  191  2110 (122) 0
1875  200  2108 (125) 0
1876  219  2105 (127) 0
1877  204  2102 (129) 0
1878  214  2100 (131) 0
1879  220  2097 (132) 0
1880  241  2094 (134) 0
1881  266  2092 (135) 0
1882  283  2089 (135) 0
1883  312  2086 (136) 0
1884  324  2084 (136) 0
1885  338  2081 (137) 0
1886  327  2078 (137) 0
1887  338  2075 (137) 0
1888  335  2073 (136) 0
1889  343  2070 (136) 0
1890  352  2067 (135) 0
1891  371  2065 (134) 0
1892  390  2062 (133) 0
1893  406  2059 (131) 0
1894  428  2057 (129) 0
1895  411  2054 (127) 0
1896  410  2051 (125) 0
1897  404  2049 (123) 0
1898  420  2046 (120) 0
1899  440  2043 (116) 0
1900  437  2040 (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