Esser, Johannes




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1898  218  2219 (66) 3
1899  210  2233 (54) 10
1900  168  2268 (51) 0
1901  132  2302 (40) 27
1902  127  2306 (35) 39
1903  159  2279 (38) 37
1904  187  2269 (47) 0
1905  208  2258 (46) 13
1906  173  2289 (49) 0
1907  135  2320 (44) 17
1908  137  2322 (45) 7
1909  135  2330 (41) 11
1910  91  2375 (34) 50
1911  98  2365 (37) 22
1912  96  2368 (39) 26
1913  96  2351 (46) 4
1914  120  2317 (48) 14
1915  99  2322 (55) 0
1916  102  2327 (56) 6
1917  90  2338 (59) 12

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Esser, Johannes Fredericus Samuel  
   Also known as: Dr. Johannes Esser
Born: 13 Oct. 1877
Died: 9 Aug. 1946
 
Notes:
Fiala gives both 'G.F. Esser' and 'Esser J'. Sergeant has 'Dr. J.F. Esser' on p.234, but 'J.W. Esser' on p.321.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 304
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 256
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 78
   Fiala, Cologne 1898, page 249
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 111
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 234, 321
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 69
Web
   Krabbé, Tim.  [Band ten: An Interview with Wilhelm Steinitz], page 6
   Ree, Hans.  [An Unbridled Life]
   Sericano, C.  [Esser, Johannes]

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

Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1901         (f)     11   -   7
Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1902         (f)     5.5   -   1.5
Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1903 (1)         (f)     7   -   4
Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1903 (2)         (f)     7   -   0
Olland, A.G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1903 (3)         (f)     5   -   0
Duras, O. - Esser, J.F.S. 1910         (f)     4   -   1
Esser, J.F.S. - Olland, A.G. 1910         (f)     5   -   5
Esser, J.F.S. - Davidson, Jac. 1910         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Esser, J.F.S. - Janowsky, D.M. 1910         (f)     2   -   1
Esser, J.F.S. - Colman, E.E. 1910 (1)         (f)     5   -   2
Esser, J.F.S. - Colman, E.E. 1910 (2)         (f)     5   -   3
Marshall, F.J. - Esser, J.F.S. 1911         (f)     3   -   0
Loman, R.J. - Esser, J.F.S. 1912         (f)     2   -   1
Esser, J.F.S. - Rotlewi, G.A. 1912         (f)     4   -   1
Esser, J.F.S. - Loman, R.J. 1913         (f)     3.5   -   0.5
van Foreest, A.E. - Esser, J.F.S. 1914 (1)         (f)     5   -   1
van Foreest, A.E. - Esser, J.F.S. 1914 (2)         (f)     3.5   -   2.5
Breyer, G. - Esser, J.F.S. 1917         (f)     2.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Cologne 1898 (7)     11th German Chess Federation Congress - Nebenturnier Siegergruppe     3.5  /  5
London 1899 (2)     London Minor Tournament     4  /  11
Haarlem 1901 (1)     2nd Netherland Chess Federation International Tourney     3.5  /  9
Hanover 1902 (5)     13th German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier B, Section III     3.5  /  6
Hanover 1902 (7)     13th German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier B, Siegergruppe     3.5  /  7
The Hague 1902 (1)     Discendo Discimus Jubilee Tournament     6.5  /  7
Utrecht 1902     Utrecht Tournament     2  /  12
Hilversum 1903     3rd Netherland Chess Federation International Tournament     7  /  14
Scheveningen 1905 (1)     4th Netherland Chess Federation International Tournament - Meisterturnier     3  /  13
Utrecht 1907 (1)     New Netherland Chess Federation Tournament     1.5  /  3
Amsterdam 1907 (1)     Amsterdam Tournament     1.5  /  3
Utrecht 1907 (2)     35th Netherland Chess Federation Tournament     4  /  5
Amsterdam and Utrecht 1907     Amsterdam-Utrecht Tournament     3.5  /  6
Haarlem 1908     36th Netherland Chess Federation Tournament     5  /  7
Leiden 1909 (1)     1st Netherlands Championship     3  /  8
Zaandam 1909     Zaandam Tournament     0.5  /  3
Bromley 1910 (1)     Kent Congress Team - Holland Match    
  Esser, J.F.S. - Thomas, G.A.     1 - 0    
London 1910 (1)     City of London Club - Dutch Chess Federation Match    
  Esser, J.F.S. - Ward, W.     1 - 0    
Amsterdam 1910 (1)     Amsterdam Tournament - Section 1     5.5  /  7
Cologne 1911 (1)     Cologne Congress - Hauptturnier A     11  /  16
Amsterdam 1911     Amsterdam Tournament     0  /  3
London 1912 (1)     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Esser, J.F.S. - Yates, F.D.     0.5 - 1.5    
Delft 1912 (1)     Netherlands Championship     5.5  /  7
Utrecht 1912     Utrecht Tournament     4.5  /  9
The Hague 1914     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Esser, J.F.S. - Yates, F.D.     1 - 1    
Budapest 1916     Budapest Tournament     1.5  /  6
Budapest 1917     Budapest Tournament     3.5  /  8


Player information updated: 23 Mar. 2016