Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  132  2061 (108) 7
1858  141  2053 (113) 0
1859  155  2045 (118) 0
1860  168  2037 (122) 0
1861  177  2029 (126) 0
1862  178  2021 (130) 0
1863  176  2013 (133) 0
1864  181  2005 (136) 0
1865  193  1997 (139) 0
1866  223  1989 (141) 0
1867  225  1981 (143) 0
1868  227  1973 (146) 0
1869  232  1965 (147) 0
1870  265  1957 (149) 0
1871  274  1949 (151) 0
1872  282  1941 (152) 0
1873  313  1933 (154) 0
1874  318  1925 (155) 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
   [ILN], vol. 31, 21 Nov. 1857, page 518
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
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: 31 Dec. 2014