Rhodes, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  45  2265 (107) 1
1847  53  2265 (102) 5
1848  47  2255 (104) 0
1849  65  2245 (105) 0
1850  69  2234 (105) 0
1851  76  2224 (105) 0
1852  74  2214 (105) 0
1853  81  2204 (103) 0
1854  83  2194 (101) 0
1855  93  2183 (99) 0
1856  109  2173 (95) 2
1857  115  2160 (95) 3
1858  122  2143 (98) 0
1859  134  2126 (100) 0
1860  147  2110 (102) 1
1861  164  2099 (105) 0
1862  164  2087 (107) 0
1863  159  2076 (108) 0
1864  174  2065 (109) 0
1865  183  2054 (110) 1
1866  209  2046 (112) 0
1867  208  2039 (113) 1
1868  217  2024 (117) 0
1869  235  2008 (120) 0
1870  263  1993 (123) 0
1871  282  1978 (126) 0
1872  298  1962 (128) 0
1873  315  1947 (130) 0
1874  331  1932 (131) 0
1875  355  1916 (133) 0
1876  383  1901 (134) 0
1877  372  1886 (135) 0
1878  391  1870 (136) 0
1879  409  1855 (136) 0
1880  431  1840 (137) 0
1881  486  1824 (137) 0
1882  561  1809 (137) 0
1883  640  1794 (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