Gümpel, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  535  1650 (140) 1
1873  553  1654 (137) 0
1874  539  1658 (134) 0
1875  544  1662 (130) 3
1876  558  1669 (130) 0
1877  526  1675 (129) 0
1878  529  1682 (128) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Gümpel, Charles Godfrey  
Born: 1833
Died: 1920
 
Notes:
Gaige gives date of birth as 'c1835' and date of death as '1921??'. Harding says his death 'probably occurred in 1920', and estimates that his birth was in 1832 or 1833.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 60
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 154
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 177, 284, 341, 381
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 132
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfeld and Suhle, page 127, 372
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 126, 174
Periodicals
   [CLCM], vol. 1, Nov. 1874, page 241
   [ILN], vol. 67, no. 1889, 23 Oct. 1875, page 415
   [ILN], vol. 72, no. 2023, 6 Apr. 1878, page 327
   [ILN], vol. 73, no. 2039, 27 July 1878, page 95

Tournament data

London, England 1872 (5)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Gumpel, C.G. - Fenton, R.H.F.     0 - 1          Fenton, R.H.F. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London, England 1875 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Gumpel, C.G. - Botterill     0.5 - 2.5          Botterill gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1878 (5)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Gumpel, C.G. - Baxter, A.B.     0 - 1    
  Gumpel, C.G. - de Soyres, J.     1 - 0          de Soyres, J. gave odds of pawn and move
  Gumpel, C.G. - Martin, Wi.     0 - 1          Martin, Wi. gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 5 May 2020