McConnell, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1901  727  1938 (79) 14
1902  727  1945 (84) 0
1903  716  1952 (87) 0
1904  748  1958 (89) 0
1905  757  1965 (90) 0
1906  762  1972 (90) 0
1907  779  1979 (89) 0
1908  765  1986 (86) 0
1909  819  1993 (83) 0
1910  790  2000 (78) 1
1911  820  2004 (72) 14

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: McConnell, John S.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Presumably distinct from James McConnell (Jr.), the son of James McConnell, 1829-1914. Hilbert's Shipley biography has 'John S. McConnell' on p.282, but 'J.C. McConnell' on p.322. The American Chess Magazine of Dec. 1897 (p.429) has 'John S. McConnell' as president of the Roxborough Chess Club in Philadelphia.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 311
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 228, 282
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 171
Periodicals
   [ACMa], vol. 1, no. 7, Dec. 1897, page 429
   [ACMa], vol. 2, no. 5, Nov. 1898, page 222

Tournament data

Philadelphia 1901 (5)     16th Franklin Chess Club Championship     2  /  14
Philadelphia 1910 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Mercantile Library Chess Association Match    
  McConnell, Jo.S. - Mirick, C.S.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1911 (6)     26th Franklin Club Championship     3.5  /  14


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022