Lewis, Frederic




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1858  101  2257 (155) 1
1859  108  2259 (153) 0
1860  110  2260 (152) 0
1861  111  2262 (150) 0
1862  104  2263 (148) 0
1863  97  2265 (146) 0
1864  98  2266 (144) 0
1865  93  2267 (142) 0
1866  96  2269 (139) 0
1867  96  2270 (136) 0
1868  98  2272 (133) 0
1869  94  2273 (130) 0
1870  92  2274 (126) 2
1871  103  2267 (124) 1
1872  112  2252 (125) 0
1873  126  2236 (125) 0
1874  138  2221 (126) 0
1875  150  2206 (125) 0
1876  159  2190 (125) 0
1877  165  2175 (124) 0
1878  181  2160 (123) 0
1879  196  2144 (122) 0
1880  223  2129 (120) 0
1881  269  2113 (118) 0
1882  295  2098 (115) 0
1883  356  2083 (113) 0
1884  403  2067 (109) 1
1885  424  2059 (108) 1
1886  424  2054 (109) 1
1887  450  2041 (112) 1
1888  456  2029 (116) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lewis, Frederic Hyman  
Born: 23 June 1834
Died: 23 Sep. 1889
 
Notes:
Sergeant gives date of death 23-07-1889. Gaige gives date of death 23-09-1889.
 
References
Books
   Bird, Chess History and Reminiscences
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 963
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 248
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 231, 241, 258, 268, 577
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 272, 306
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page lxviii
   Löwenthal and Medley, Transactions of the BCA, 1868-1869, page 13
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfeld and Suhle, page 373
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 185, 195, 211
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 33, Sep. 1861, page 281
   [CPM], vol. 1, no. 11, Nov. 1865, page 334
   [CPQC], vol. 1, no. 6, Apr. 1869, page 177
   [Era], vol. 24, no. 1243, 20 July 1862, page 5
   [NYSP], 18 Aug. 1860
   [WP], vol. 2, no. 10, 1 Feb. 1870, page 153
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 28, 1 Aug. 1870, page 56
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 3, 1 July 1871, page 44
   [WP], vol. 5, no. 1, 1 May 1872, page 5
   [WP], vol. 6, no. 10, 1 Feb. 1874, page 200
Web
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Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Morphy, P.C. - Lewis, F.H. 1858         (c)     0.5   -   0.5

Tournament data

London, England 1870 (1)     Westminster Club - City of London Club Match    
  Lewis, F.H. - van der Velde     2 - 0    
London, England 1871 (7)     Westminster - City of London Club Match    
  Lewis, F.H. - Cole, A.J.     1 - 0    
London, England 1884 (7)     Saint George's Club - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Lewis, F.H. - Mills, D.Y.     0 - 1    
London, England 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lewis, F.H. - Heppell, J.T.     0 - 1    
London, England 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lewis, F.H. - Wainwright, G.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lewis, F.H. - Hooke, G.A.     0 - 1    
London, England 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lewis, F.H. - Loman, R.J.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 3 Apr. 2022