Rhodes, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  47  2268 (107) 1
1847  50  2268 (102) 5
1848  47  2257 (104) 0
1849  65  2247 (105) 0
1850  67  2237 (105) 0
1851  76  2227 (105) 0
1852  73  2216 (105) 0
1853  80  2206 (103) 0
1854  82  2196 (101) 0
1855  93  2186 (99) 0
1856  113  2175 (95) 2
1857  118  2162 (95) 3
1858  125  2145 (98) 0
1859  142  2128 (101) 0
1860  156  2112 (102) 1
1861  171  2100 (105) 0
1862  169  2089 (107) 0
1863  166  2077 (109) 0
1864  183  2066 (109) 0
1865  195  2055 (110) 1
1866  220  2047 (112) 0
1867  215  2040 (113) 1
1868  223  2024 (117) 0
1869  241  2009 (120) 0
1870  271  1993 (123) 0
1871  286  1978 (125) 0
1872  304  1962 (128) 0
1873  328  1947 (129) 0
1874  332  1931 (131) 0
1875  363  1916 (132) 0
1876  387  1901 (134) 0
1877  379  1885 (135) 0
1878  400  1870 (135) 0
1879  412  1854 (136) 0
1880  437  1839 (136) 0
1881  500  1823 (136) 0
1882  580  1808 (136) 0
1883  656  1792 (136) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Rhodes, John  
Born: 26 Aug. 1814
Died: 16 May 1898
 
Notes:
Sergeant gives date of death as 15 May 1898; Gaige gives 16 May 1898.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 519
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 352
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Lawson, Paul Morphy, page 119
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 96, 233
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 12
   Williams, Souvenir of the Bristol Club, page 142
Periodicals
   [BLL], 25 June 1837, page 2
   [BLL], 15 Oct. 1837, page 2
   [BLL], 16 May 1847, page 6
   [BLL], 23 Feb. 1862, page 1
   [CPC], vol. 1, 10 July 1841, page 172
   [CPC], vol. 2, 18 Dec. 1841, page 124
   [CPC], vol. 4, Feb. 1843, page 57
   [CPC], vol. 2, Feb. 1854, page 59
   [CPM], vol. 2, Apr. 1866, page 110
   [CPM], vol. 3, 1 July 1867, page 217
   [CPQC], vol. 1, 18 July 1868, page 89
   [Era], vol. 26, 31 July 1864, page 5
   [Era], vol. 27, 4 June 1865, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 11, 9 Oct. 1847, page 238
   [ILN], vol. 29, 29 Nov. 1856, page 553
   [ILN], vol. 36, 2 June 1860, page 542
   [ILN], vol. 40, 22 Feb. 1862, page 204
   [ILN], vol. 50, 8 June 1867, page 586
   [ILN], vol. 72, 27 Apr. 1878, page 399
   [ILN], vol. 72, 11 May 1878, page 446
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 June 1842, page 314
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 Mar. 1846, page 139
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 May 1846, page 197
   [Pal], vol. 7, 15 May 1847, page 212
   [Reg], vol. 2, July 1850, page 194
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 May 1872, page 5
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1865: 1st Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1866: NYDCA, 2nd Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - John Rhodes]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Original Yorkshire Chess Association]
   Sarah.  [The Birmingham Meeting]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sarah.  [The Sacrificial Morphy]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

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

de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Rhodes, J. 1846         (c)     0   -   1      de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Rhodes, J. - Cronhelm, E. 1847         (f)     4   -   1
Harrwitz, D. - Rhodes, J. 1860         (c)     1   -   0      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Watkinson, J. - Rhodes, J. 1865         (c)     1   -   0

Tournament data

Leeds 1856     Leeds - Huddersfield Club Match    
  Rhodes, J. - Watkinson, J.     1 - 1    
Leeds 1857 (1)     Leeds - Huddersfield Club Tournament, Section 1     2  /  3
Leeds 1867     West Riding - North Riding Match    
  Rhodes, J. - Grimshaw, W.     1 - 0    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Rhodes, J. - Cooper, R.O.     0.5 - 1.5    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018