Hughes, Hesseth




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1850  100  2041 (105) 3
1851  99  2049 (105) 0
1852  89  2057 (105) 0
1853  94  2065 (104) 0
1854  96  2073 (102) 0
1855  102  2082 (100) 0
1856  118  2090 (96) 0
1857  123  2098 (92) 1
1858  125  2114 (88) 4
1859  127  2139 (89) 10

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Hughes, Hesseth  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Di Felice has Hughes, M.E. at Manchester (Minor) 1857 and Birmingham 1858, and La Grand Storia degli Scacchi has 'Hughes, ME' at the latter, but Whyld has 'H. Hughes' at both.
 
References
Books
   Chess Association, Manchester 1857 Report, page 5, 40
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 4
Periodicals
   [BLL], 2 Sep. 1849, page 8
   [BLL], 16 Dec. 1849, page 5
   [BLL], 23 Dec. 1849, page 5
   [BLL], 15 Nov. 1857, page 7
   [CPC], vol. 10, Nov. 1849, page 326
   [CPM], vol. 1, Dec. 1863, page 170
   [ST], 12 July 1857, page supp.4
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Birmingham 1858]

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

Bird, H.E. - Hughes, H. 1850 (1)         (s)     0   -   1      Bird, H.E. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Bird, H.E. - Hughes, H. 1850 (2)         (s)     2   -   0      Bird, H.E. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Hughes, H. - Beck, A. (3) 1857         (f)     4   -   0
Kenny, C. - Hughes, H. 1858         (f)     2   -   0
Hughes, H. - Reeves, H.A. 1859         (f)     2   -   5      Hughes, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Manchester 1857 (2)     1st British Chess Association Congress Minor Section    
  Hughes, H. - Jephcott, T.     1 - 0    
  Hughes, H. - Kling, J.     0 - 1    
Birmingham and London 1858     2nd British Chess Association Congress    
  Hughes, H. - Staunton, H.     0 - 2    
London 1859 (2)     Purssell's Chess Rooms Handicap    
  Hughes, H. - Ogg     1 - 2          Hughes, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017