Ford, Eugene




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1891  155  2292 (51) 27
1892  177  2280 (61) 3
1893  173  2282 (71) 0
1894  168  2285 (78) 0
1895  171  2287 (84) 0
1896  165  2290 (88) 0
1897  153  2292 (91) 4
1898  171  2282 (99) 0
1899  187  2273 (107) 0
1900  199  2263 (114) 0
1901  217  2254 (120) 0
1902  241  2244 (126) 0
1903  269  2234 (131) 0
1904  296  2225 (136) 0
1905  318  2215 (140) 0
1906  346  2205 (144) 0
1907  375  2196 (148) 0
1908  402  2186 (152) 0
1909  446  2177 (156) 0
1910  466  2167 (159) 0
1911  514  2157 (162) 0
1912  517  2148 (165) 0
1913  523  2138 (168) 0
1914  513  2128 (171) 0
1915  500  2119 (173) 0
1916  515  2109 (176) 0
1917  533  2099 (178) 0
1918  568  2090 (181) 0
1919  593  2080 (183) 0
1920  658  2071 (185) 0
1921  723  2061 (187) 0
1922  731  2051 (189) 0
1923  814  2042 (191) 0
1924  884  2032 (193) 0
1925  922  2022 (195) 0
1926  954  2013 (196) 0
1927  999  2003 (198) 0
1928  984  1994 (200) 0
1929  976  1984 (201) 0
1930  1010  1974 (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 (4)     New Jersey - Manhattan Club Match    
  Ford, E.A. - Hicks, Wm.H. (1)     1 - 0    
New York 1891 (5)     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