Rogers, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1886  398  2050 (60) 13
1887  404  2048 (59) 9
1888  408  2040 (66) 0
1889  416  2032 (68) 0
1890  441  2024 (68) 0
1891  467  2016 (66) 7
1892  496  2008 (68) 0
1893  524  2001 (67) 12
1894  573  1974 (75) 0
1895  568  1948 (81) 0
1896  583  1921 (85) 0
1897  614  1895 (87) 6

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Rogers, John  
Born: 1833
Died: 13 Sep. 1905
 
Notes:
Tim Harding (Eminent Victorian Chess Players, pp.157-158,368-369) gives birth and death details. He gives the date of death as 13-08-1905, based on an obituary in the British Chess Magazine, but Steve Mann (personal communication) gives 13-09-1905 based on probate records.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 967
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 358
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 156, 157, 368
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 11, Sep. 1891, page 406

Tournament data

Nottingham 1886 (4)     Counties Chess Association - Class II     8  /  13
Stamford 1887 (2)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class II     6.5  /  9
Oxford 1891 (4)     Counties Chess Association - Class II, Section II     4.5  /  7
Woodhall Spa 1893 (3)     Counties Chess Association - Class II     10  /  12
Llandudno 1897 (3)     Llandudno Handicap Tournament - Section B     0  /  6      odds player in pawn and two moves class


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017