Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  141  2060 (108) 7
1858  146  2052 (113) 0
1859  164  2044 (118) 0
1860  180  2036 (122) 0
1861  193  2028 (126) 0
1862  193  2020 (129) 0
1863  191  2012 (133) 0
1864  203  2004 (136) 0
1865  216  1996 (138) 0
1866  249  1987 (141) 0
1867  247  1979 (143) 0
1868  253  1971 (145) 0
1869  262  1963 (147) 0
1870  296  1955 (149) 0
1871  304  1947 (150) 0
1872  317  1939 (152) 0
1873  334  1931 (153) 0
1874  339  1923 (154) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Kennicott, Hiram Martin Langdon  
Born: 1 Mar. 1810
Died: 22 Jan. 1880
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 56, 67, 538
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 209
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 89
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 58
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 2, Mar. 1858, page 83
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Feb. 1859, page 72
   [Era], vol. 34, 21 Jan. 1872, page 14
   [ILN], vol. 31, 21 Nov. 1857, page 518
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [RT], vol. 9, 26 June 1869, page 411
   [TFF], 22 Dec. 1871
Web
   Sarah.  [American Chess Congress Players]
   Sarah.  [Hiram Kennicott]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]

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

Morphy, P.C. - Kennicott, H.M.L. 1857         (c)     1   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1857 (4)     1st American Chess Congress    
  Kennicott, H.M.L. - Raphael, B.I.     2.5 - 3.5    
Chicago 1874     3rd American Chess Congress     0  /  4


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018