Schulten, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  25  2341 (58) 80
1842  31  2326 (55) 67
1843  35  2328 (52) 21
1844  32  2348 (47) 66
1845  30  2365 (48) 28
1846  34  2367 (46) 51
1847  37  2369 (55) 0
1848  35  2370 (57) 0
1849  42  2372 (52) 0
1850  43  2373 (40) 249
1851  50  2374 (51) 0
1852  49  2375 (54) 0
1853  50  2376 (49) 26
1854  49  2375 (52) 0
1855  46  2374 (48) 12
1856  67  2327 (42) 97
1857  79  2300 (48) 24
1858  86  2286 (50) 0
1859  97  2272 (44) 67
1860  86  2298 (46) 24
1861  87  2313 (58) 0
1862  79  2328 (65) 0
1863  63  2343 (68) 0
1864  57  2358 (69) 0
1865  53  2373 (67) 3
1866  48  2397 (67) 0
1867  37  2421 (63) 0
1868  32  2445 (56) 26

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Schulten, John William  
Born: 3 Jan. 1821
Died: 25 Dec. 1875
 
Notes:
The date of birth comes from the personal web site of Andreas West, who cites a record in the Zivilstandsregister of the Bürgermeisterei Ratingen (Germany).
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 94
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 414
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 380
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 73
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 345
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 6
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfeld and Suhle, page 60, 300, 375
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 57
Periodicals
   [BLL], 12 Jan. 1845, page 2
   [BLL], 15 Mar. 1846, page 3
   [BLL], no. 2516, 2 Oct. 1869, page 8
   [BLL], no. 2562, 12 May 1870, page 8
   [CPC], vol. 13, no. 4, Apr. 1852, page 121
   [Era], vol. 30, no. 1553, 28 June 1868, page 6
   [Era], vol. 31, no. 1594, 11 Apr. 1869, page 5
   [FLIN], 2 Feb. 1856
   [ILN], vol. 29, no. 824, 11 Oct. 1856, page 377
   [NR], vol. 1, no. 1, Jan. 1860, page 8, 10
   [NR], vol. 1, no. 3, Mar. 1860, page 75
   [NYTi], vol. 25, no. 7578, 29 Dec. 1875, page 4
   [Pal], vol. 1, no. 11, 15 Jan. 1837, page 387
   [Pal], vol. 1, no. 6, 15 May 1842, page 248
   [Pal], vol. 3, no. 1, 15 Jan. 1843, page 14
   [Pal], vol. 4, no. 12, 15 Dec. 1844, page 557
   [Reg], vol. 2, no. 6, June 1850, page 173
   [Reg], vol. 3, no. 2, Feb. 1851, page 44
   [Str], vol. 2, no. 6, 15 June 1868, page 112, 116
Web
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   West, Andreas.  [Genealogy research Andreas West]

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

Oliver, B.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (1)         (f)     12   -   8
Oliver, B.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (2)         (f)     9   -   11
Oliver, B.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (3)         (c)     3   -   1
Oliver, B.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (4)         (c)     1   -   3
Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (1)         (c)     7   -   4
Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1841 (2)         (f)     10   -   11
de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1842         (c)     11   -   1
Deschapelles, A.L.H.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1842         (c)     3   -   2      Deschapelles, A.L.H.L. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Schulten, J.W. - Leveque 1842         (c)     27   -   23
Rousseau, E. - Schulten, J.W. 1843         (c)     13   -   8
Stanley, C.H. - Schulten, J.W. 1844 (1)         (f)     13.5   -   11.5
de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1844         (s)     19   -   5
Stanley, C.H. - Schulten, J.W. 1844 (2)         (f)     11.5   -   5.5
Stanley, C.H. - Schulten, J.W. 1845         (f)     15   -   13
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1846         (c)     21   -   0
Schulten, J.W. - Stanley, C.H. 1846 (1)         (f)     13   -   9
Schulten, J.W. - Perigal, G. 1846         (c)     4   -   1
Schulten, J.W. - Stanley, C.H. 1846 (2)         (f)     0   -   3
von der Lasa, T. - Schulten, J.W. 1850         (c)     3   -   1
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1850 (1)         (c)     112   -   39
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1850 (2)         (c)     15.5   -   5.5
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Schulten, J.W. 1850 (3)         (c)     53.5   -   15.5
Schulten, J.W. - Laroche, J.A. 1850         (s)     3   -   1
Harrwitz, D. - Schulten, J.W. 1853         (c)     21   -   5
Schulten, J.W. - de Riviere, J.A. 1855         (f)     7   -   5
de Riviere, J.A. - Schulten, J.W. 1856 (1)         (f)     7   -   1
de Riviere, J.A. - Schulten, J.W. 1856 (2)         (f)     63   -   26
Morphy, P.C. - Schulten, J.W. 1857         (c)     23   -   1
Schulten, J.W. - Thompson, J. (1) 1859         (s)     1   -   0
Harrwitz, D. - Schulten, J.W. 1859         (c)     61.5   -   4.5
Schulten, J.W. - Perrin, F. 1860         (c)     12.5   -   11.5
Neumann, G.R.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1868 (1)         (c)     8.5   -   0.5
Neumann, G.R.L. - Schulten, J.W. 1868 (2)         (c)     2   -   2
Anderssen (offhand) - Schulten, J.W. 1868         (c)     4.5   -   3.5
Schulten, J.W. - Kolisch, I. 1868         (c)     1.5   -   0.5
Schulten, J.W. - Rosenthal, S. 1868         (c)     1.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Berlin 1865     Berliner Schachgesellschaft Tournament    
  Schulten, J.W. - Neumann, G.R.L.     0 - 2    
  Schulten, J.W. - Knorre, V.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 6 Mar. 2021