Ford, Eugene




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1891  162  2283 (51) 27
1892  182  2271 (61) 3
1893  174  2273 (71) 0
1894  170  2275 (78) 0
1895  173  2278 (84) 0
1896  169  2280 (88) 0
1897  166  2282 (91) 4
1898  178  2273 (99) 0
1899  200  2263 (107) 0
1900  209  2254 (114) 0
1901  228  2244 (120) 0
1902  258  2235 (125) 0
1903  284  2225 (131) 0
1904  313  2216 (136) 0
1905  331  2206 (140) 0
1906  361  2197 (144) 0
1907  386  2187 (148) 0
1908  416  2178 (152) 0
1909  463  2168 (156) 0
1910  480  2159 (159) 0
1911  529  2149 (162) 0
1912  535  2140 (165) 0
1913  546  2130 (168) 0
1914  536  2121 (171) 0
1915  532  2111 (173) 0
1916  553  2101 (176) 0
1917  568  2092 (178) 0
1918  597  2082 (181) 0
1919  626  2073 (183) 0
1920  687  2063 (185) 0
1921  764  2054 (187) 0
1922  797  2044 (189) 0
1923  892  2035 (191) 0
1924  960  2025 (193) 0
1925  1033  2016 (195) 0
1926  1092  2006 (196) 0
1927  1154  1997 (198) 0
1928  1158  1987 (200) 0
1929  1177  1978 (201) 0
1930  1235  1968 (203) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Ford, Eugene A.  
Born: 26 May 1866
Died: 4 Sep. 1948
 
Notes:
Hilbert gives date of death as 4 Sept. 1947 (e.g. in Writings in Chess History, p.446). Gaige gives date of death as 4 Sept. 1948.
 
References
Books
   Davies, Samuel Lipschütz, page 206
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 123
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 88, 98
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 446
   Rogers, New York State Chess Association, page 32, 49, 51
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 394
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [New York 1891: A Day to Remember Part 2], page 8
   Pope, Nick.  [1890 Gunsberg-Steinitz World Championship Match]

Tournament data

New York 1891 (1)     13th New York State Championship    
  Ford, E.A. - Wilcox, B.F.     1 - 0    
  Ford, E.A. - Kaltenbach, E.J.     1 - 0    
  Ford, E.A. - Kemeny, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Ford, E.A. - Delmar, E. (1)     0 - 1    
New York 1891 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     16  /  28
New York 1891 (5)     New Jersey - Manhattan Club Match    
  Ford, E.A. - Hicks, Wm.H. (1)     1 - 0    
New York 1891 (7)     Manhattan Club Handicap Tournament     22  /  30      odds player in the move class
New York 1892 (4)     14th New York State Championship    
  Ford, E.A. - Lisle, A.C.     1 - 0    
  Ford, E.A. - Baird, D.G.     1 - 0    
  Ford, E.A. - Eccles, C.W.     0 - 1    
  Ford, E.A. - Rogers, H.J.     0 - 1    
New York 1897 (4)     19th New York State Chess Association Meeting - General Tournament     3.5  /  4
New York 1930 (5)     Manhattan Club - Columbia University Club Match    
  Ford, E.A. - Hassialis, I.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 2 Oct. 2022