Deacon, Frederic




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  31  2407 (64) 17
1852  28  2410 (63) 17
1853  31  2415 (70) 0
1854  27  2419 (75) 0
1855  23  2424 (77) 0
1856  22  2429 (78) 0
1857  24  2433 (77) 0
1858  29  2438 (73) 0
1859  29  2442 (68) 0
1860  28  2447 (59) 8
1861  37  2415 (57) 0
1862  41  2383 (49) 25
1863  48  2348 (58) 8
1864  62  2321 (70) 0
1865  74  2293 (78) 0
1866  81  2266 (85) 0
1867  96  2239 (90) 0
1868  109  2212 (95) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Deacon, Frederic Horace  
   Also known as: Frederick Horace Deacon
Born: 1830
Died: 20 Nov. 1875
 
Notes:
Gaige gives birth year 'c1829', death 'c10-1875'; Di Felice has 'Frederick', as do Hooper and Whyld, who give birth year 1830. Winter cites Gaige's unpublished revision of Chess Personalia with birth date 'about 1830' and exact date of death. Sergeant (p.115) has 'F.B. Deacon'.
 
References
Books
   Chess Association, Manchester 1857 Report, page 40
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 223
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 86
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 320
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 385
   Löwenthal and Medley, Transactions of the BCA, 1868-1869, page 1
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 76, 115
   Staunton, The Chess Tournament, page lxx
Periodicals
   [BLL], 25 May 1851, page 5
   [CPC], vol. 10, Oct. 1849, page 315
   [CPC], vol. 11, Jan. 1850, page 9
   [CPC], vol. 12, Jan. 1851, page 10
   [CPC], vol. 1, Dec. 1859, page 378
   [Era], vol. 25, 5 Apr. 1863, page 12
   [ILN], vol. 15, 8 Sep. 1849, page 171
   [ILN], vol. 17, 14 Dec. 1850, page 454
   [ILN], vol. 67, 4 Dec. 1875, page 566
   [Reg], vol. 3, Feb. 1851, page 53
   [WP], vol. 1, June 1868, page 33
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 7854. Demoralization]

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

Deacon, F.H. - Lowe, E. 1851         (f)     7.5   -   2.5
Deacon, F.H. - Michaels, P. 1852         (f)     7   -   3
Deacon, F.H. - Mayet, C. 1852         (c)     5   -   2
Deacon, F.H. - Bartleman, J. 1853         (f)     4   -   0      Deacon, F.H. gave odds of pawn and move
Steinitz, W. - Deacon, F.H. 1863         (f)     5.5   -   1.5
Deacon, F.H. - Chinnery, W.M. 1863         (f)     0   -   1      Deacon, F.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Wayte, W. - Deacon, F.H. 1868         (c)     2   -   0

Tournament data

London, England 1851 (2)     Provincial Tournament    
  Deacon, F.H. - Gilby, W.     2 - 1    
  Deacon, F.H. - Ranken, C.E.     0 - 2    
London, England 1851 (3)     London Chess Club Tournament     1  /  2
London, England 1860 (1)     London Club Handicap Tournament     4.5  /  6
London, England 1860 (3)     St. James's Club Handicap Tournament    
  Deacon, F.H. - Pieconka (1)     1 - 0          Deacon, F.H. gave odds of pawn and move
  Deacon, F.H. - Wormald, R.B.     1 - 0    
  Deacon, F.H. - Burden, F.     1 - 0    
London, England 1862 (1)     London Club - St. James Club Match    
  Deacon, F.H. - Stewart, H.C.     1 - 0    
London, England 1862 (3)     Grand Tournament (5th British Chess Association?)     2.5  /  8
London, England 1862 (4)     Handicap Tournament (5th British Chess Association?)    
  Deacon, F.H. - Dawson, R.     2 - 1          Deacon, F.H. gave odds of the move
  Deacon, F.H. - Green, S.J.     3.5 - 1.5          Deacon, F.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Deacon, F.H. - Hannah, J.W.     1.5 - 0.5          Deacon, F.H. gave odds of the move
  Deacon, F.H. - Hannah, J.W.     1.5 - 0.5    
  Deacon, F.H. - Mackenzie, G.H.     1 - 3          Deacon, F.H. gave odds of the move


Player information updated: 21 Sept. 2017