Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  149  2048 (106) 7
1858  158  2040 (112) 0
1859  179  2032 (117) 0
1860  188  2024 (121) 0
1861  198  2016 (125) 0
1862  202  2008 (129) 0
1863  195  2001 (132) 0
1864  211  1993 (135) 0
1865  224  1985 (138) 0
1866  259  1977 (141) 0
1867  254  1969 (143) 0
1868  264  1961 (145) 0
1869  273  1953 (147) 0
1870  308  1945 (149) 0
1871  317  1937 (151) 0
1872  332  1929 (152) 0
1873  353  1921 (154) 0
1874  349  1914 (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
   [BDE], vol. 31, 21 Dec. 1871, page 2
   [CMNY], vol. 2, Mar. 1858, page 83
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Feb. 1859, page 72
   [DDG], 21 Jan. 1959
   [Era], vol. 34, 21 Jan. 1872, page 14
   [Harp], 19 Feb. 1859
   [ILN], vol. 31, 21 Nov. 1857, page 518
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [NYTi], 7 Oct. 1857
   [NYTr], 7 Oct. 1857
   [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: 23 Aug. 2019