Schulten, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1841  25  2341 (58) 80
1842  31  2326 (55) 67
1843  35  2328 (53) 21
1844  32  2349 (48) 66
1845  30  2366 (48) 28
1846  34  2368 (46) 51
1847  37  2369 (55) 0
1848  35  2371 (57) 0
1849  42  2372 (53) 0
1850  42  2374 (40) 249
1851  50  2375 (51) 0
1852  48  2377 (54) 0
1853  49  2378 (49) 26
1854  49  2377 (52) 0
1855  46  2377 (48) 12
1856  66  2330 (42) 97
1857  78  2303 (48) 24
1858  86  2288 (50) 0
1859  96  2274 (44) 67
1860  86  2300 (46) 24
1861  86  2315 (58) 0
1862  77  2330 (65) 0
1863  62  2345 (68) 0
1864  55  2361 (69) 0
1865  52  2376 (67) 3
1866  48  2400 (67) 0
1867  37  2424 (63) 0
1868  32  2448 (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