Rhodes, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  47  2265 (107) 1
1847  50  2265 (102) 5
1848  47  2255 (104) 0
1849  63  2244 (105) 0
1850  67  2234 (105) 0
1851  75  2224 (105) 0
1852  73  2214 (105) 0
1853  80  2204 (103) 0
1854  82  2194 (101) 0
1855  91  2184 (99) 0
1856  111  2174 (95) 2
1857  116  2160 (95) 3
1858  121  2144 (98) 0
1859  134  2127 (100) 0
1860  147  2111 (102) 1
1861  163  2099 (105) 0
1862  164  2088 (107) 0
1863  160  2077 (109) 0
1864  175  2066 (109) 0
1865  183  2055 (110) 1
1866  210  2047 (112) 0
1867  210  2040 (113) 1
1868  216  2025 (117) 0
1869  233  2010 (120) 0
1870  261  1994 (123) 0
1871  278  1979 (126) 0
1872  297  1964 (128) 0
1873  324  1948 (130) 0
1874  329  1933 (132) 0
1875  358  1918 (133) 0
1876  381  1902 (134) 0
1877  372  1887 (135) 0
1878  392  1872 (136) 0
1879  409  1856 (136) 0
1880  431  1841 (137) 0
1881  484  1826 (137) 0
1882  562  1810 (137) 0
1883  642  1795 (137) 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