Beyer, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  299  1817 (116) 4
1865  341  1827 (115) 0
1866  369  1836 (114) 0
1867  352  1845 (112) 0
1868  358  1855 (109) 0
1869  366  1864 (105) 0
1870  398  1874 (101) 0
1871  414  1883 (95) 14
1872  421  1885 (100) 1
1873  456  1870 (106) 0
1874  497  1856 (110) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Beyer, August Heinrich  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The South Australian Register of 16 Jun. 1864 (p.2) has 'A.F. Beyer' in one place (in error) and 'A.H. Beyer' in another. Elsewhere, the latter is always found.
 
References
Books
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 337
Periodicals
   [AO], vol. 28, no. 1545, 13 May 1871, page 14
   [Era], vol. 33, no. 1717, 20 Aug. 1871, page 7
   [ILN], vol. 59, no. 1665, 19 Aug. 1871, page 163
   [SAA], vol. 6, no. 1836, 15 June 1864, page 2
   [SAA], vol. 16, no. 4776, 10 Feb. 1874, page 3
   [SAR], vol. 28, no. 5489, 2 June 1864, page 2
   [SAR], vol. 28, no. 5501, 16 June 1864, page 2
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 5, 1 Sep. 1871, page 77
   [WP], vol. 5, no. 7, 1 Nov. 1872, page 96
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [2nd NSW v SA Telegraphic Match 1872]
   Hilbert, John S.  [Howard Staunton and Chess by 'Electric Telegraph']

Tournament data

Adelaide 1864 (2)     Adelaide Club Tournament - First Class    
  Beyer, A.H. - Cavenagh, W.     3 - 0    
  Beyer, A.H. - Fullarton, W.J.     1 - 3    
Adelaide 1871     Adelaide Club Handicap     6  /  9
  Beyer, A.H. - Charlick, J.     1 - 1          Beyer, A.H. gave odds of a knight
  Beyer, A.H. - Tyrrell, S.     0 - 2    
Sydney and Adelaide 1871     1st New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Beyer, A.H. - McRae, J.M.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Adelaide 1872     2nd New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Beyer, A.H. - Heydon, C.G.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Adelaide 1874     3rd New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Beyer, A.H. - Smith, R.     0 - 1    
Adelaide 1874 (2)     Adelaide Club Married - Singles Match    
  Beyer, A.H. - Steele, R.M.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022