Cronhelm, Edward




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1843  43  2169 (86) 4
1844  45  2151 (81) 0
1845  48  2134 (74) 5
1846  55  2132 (70) 9
1847  65  2099 (75) 9
1848  60  2080 (84) 0
1849  97  2062 (91) 0
1850  100  2044 (97) 0
1851  105  2026 (103) 0
1852  92  2007 (107) 1
1853  102  1996 (112) 0
1854  109  1984 (116) 0
1855  123  1973 (120) 0
1856  154  1962 (124) 0
1857  165  1950 (127) 0
1858  175  1939 (130) 0
1859  204  1927 (132) 0
1860  221  1916 (135) 0
1861  229  1905 (137) 0
1862  233  1893 (139) 0
1863  242  1882 (140) 0
1864  253  1870 (142) 0
1865  286  1859 (143) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Cronhelm, Edward  
Born: 24 Aug. 1820
Died: 24 Jan. 1889
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Chronicle has correspondence from 'E.C., Halifax' as early as Nov. 1841 (vol.2, p.45). Staunton gives name as 'E.C. Cronhelm' in the Illustrated London News of 7 Oct. 1865 (p.347), but neither Gaige nor Steve Mann give a middle initial.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 78
   Kieseritzky, Cinquante Parties, page 49
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 139
   Staunton, The Chess Tournament, page lx, xxxvii
   Williams, Souvenir of the Bristol Club, page 140
Periodicals
   [BLL], 15 June 1845, page 2
   [BLL], 9 Nov. 1845, page 3
   [BLL], 5 Apr. 1846, page 6
   [BLL], 17 May 1846, page 3
   [BLL], 1 Aug. 1847, page 7
   [CPC], vol. 2, 13 Nov. 1841, page 45
   [CPC], vol. 5, Jan. 1844, page 24
   [CPC], vol. 9, Dec. 1848, page 365
   [CPC], vol. 12, Mar. 1851, page 89
   [CPC], vol. 1, July 1853, page 219
   [CPC], vol. 2, Feb. 1854, page 59
   [Era], vol. 28, 1 Oct. 1865, page 6
   [Era], vol. 33, 30 Oct. 1870, page 2
   [Fld], 14 May 1853
   [ILN], vol. 3, 18 Nov. 1843, page 331
   [ILN], vol. 11, 25 Sep. 1847, page 206
   [ILN], vol. 18, 22 Feb. 1851, page 163
   [ILN], vol. 19, 27 Dec. 1851, page 771
   [ILN], vol. 23, 17 Dec. 1853, page 515
   [ILN], vol. 47, 7 Oct. 1865, page 347
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 May 1846, page 199
   [Reg], vol. 2, July 1850, page 193
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Edward Cronhelm]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Frederick William Cronhelm]
   McAlister, David and Forster, Richard.  [Porterfield Rynd 1846-1917]
   Sericano, C.  [Dublin 1865]

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

Wyvill, M. - Cronhelm, E. 1843         (c)     1.5   -   2.5
Walker, G. (1) - Cronhelm, E. 1845         (c)     4.5   -   0.5      Walker, G. (1) gave odds of pawn and two moves
Walker, G. (1) - Cronhelm, E. 1846         (c)     5   -   4      Walker, G. (1) gave odds of pawn and two moves
Rhodes, J. - Cronhelm, E. 1847         (f)     4   -   1
Cadman, R. - Cronhelm, E. 1847         (f)     3   -   1
Staunton, H. - Cronhelm, E. 1852         (c)     1   -   0      Staunton, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Dublin 1865     Dublin Masters Tournament     0  /  4


Player information updated: 25 Jun. 2019