Bennecke, Hermann




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1859  250  1843 (169) 2
1860  272  1848 (168) 0
1861  277  1854 (167) 0
1862  283  1859 (166) 0
1863  283  1864 (164) 0
1864  294  1870 (163) 0
1865  324  1875 (162) 0
1866  356  1880 (160) 0
1867  336  1886 (159) 0
1868  353  1891 (157) 0
1869  356  1897 (155) 0
1870  387  1902 (153) 0
1871  409  1907 (151) 0
1872  412  1913 (149) 0
1873  427  1918 (146) 0
1874  452  1923 (144) 0
1875  471  1929 (141) 12

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Bennecke, Hermann  
Born: 24 June 1832
Died: 20 Apr. 1904
 
Notes:
The Chess Monthly of June 1859 (p.200) has 'Beneke', but the July issue (p.229) has 'H. Benecke'. The Spirit of the Times of 27 Sep. 1873 also has 'Benecke'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 32
   Rogers, New York State Chess Association, page 28, 50
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 12
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 153
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. III, page 18
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. VI, page 46
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 3, no. 6, June 1859, page 200
   [CMNY], vol. 3, no. 7, July 1859, page 229
   [HWT], 4 Oct. 1873
   [ILN], vol. 54, no. 1527, 27 Feb. 1869, page 219
   [NYC], 14 Mar. 1863
   [NYC], 13 Feb. 1869
   [RT], vol. 9, no. 211, 6 Feb. 1969, page 93
   [SoT], 27 Sep. 1873

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Morphy, P.C. - Bennecke, H. 1859         (c)     2   -   0      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight

Tournament data

New York 1875 (4)     Turner Hall Club Tournament     36  /  41


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