Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  149  2046 (106) 7
1858  158  2038 (112) 0
1859  179  2030 (117) 0
1860  192  2022 (121) 0
1861  199  2014 (125) 0
1862  203  2007 (129) 0
1863  200  1999 (132) 0
1864  215  1991 (135) 0
1865  228  1983 (138) 0
1866  262  1975 (141) 0
1867  255  1967 (143) 0
1868  266  1959 (145) 0
1869  274  1951 (147) 0
1870  310  1943 (149) 0
1871  319  1936 (151) 0
1872  333  1928 (153) 0
1873  357  1920 (154) 0
1874  350  1912 (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