Tennison, Otto




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1860  207  2012 (133) 3
1861  214  2005 (133) 0
1862  223  1998 (133) 0
1863  218  1990 (133) 0
1864  235  1983 (132) 0
1865  253  1976 (132) 0
1866  284  1969 (131) 0
1867  276  1961 (129) 0
1868  287  1954 (128) 0
1869  297  1947 (126) 0
1870  333  1940 (124) 0
1871  358  1933 (121) 0
1872  371  1925 (119) 0
1873  388  1918 (115) 0
1874  379  1911 (112) 0
1875  399  1904 (107) 0
1876  412  1897 (102) 0
1877  405  1889 (97) 0
1878  425  1882 (90) 0
1879  435  1875 (82) 0
1880  452  1868 (73) 0
1881  524  1860 (61) 30
1882  539  1906 (58) 24
1883  608  1906 (56) 24
1884  619  1922 (56) 22
1885  634  1908 (57) 16
1886  668  1878 (56) 31
1887  666  1845 (62) 8
1888  642  1858 (67) 0
1889  615  1871 (67) 17
1890  646  1869 (75) 0
1891  663  1867 (81) 0
1892  700  1864 (85) 0
1893  724  1862 (88) 0
1894  754  1860 (89) 0
1895  747  1858 (89) 4
1896  739  1864 (90) 0
1897  740  1870 (89) 0
1898  716  1875 (87) 0
1899  731  1881 (83) 0
1900  733  1887 (79) 0
1901  735  1893 (72) 33

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Tennison, Otto M.  
Born: Nov. 1834
Died: 10 June 1909
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Tennyson' in the 15 Nov. 1882 issue of the Brooklyn Chess Chronicle (p.27), but 'Tennison' elsewhere in the same volume.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 422
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 349
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 416
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1881, page 30
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1882, page 31
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1889, page 30
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1890, page 30
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 135
Periodicals
   [BCC], vol. 1, no. 2, 15 Oct. 1882, page 14
   [CMNY], vol. 4, no. 5, May 1860, page 158
   [Reg], vol. 1, no. 4, 15 Nov. 1882, page 27

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

Albin, A. - Tennison, O.M. 1895         (f)     4   -   0

Tournament data

Saint Louis 1860 (2)     Western Chess Congress    
  Tennison, O.M. - Brown, T.M.     1 - 2    
New Orleans 1881 (2)     2nd New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     5.5  /  30
New Orleans 1882     3rd New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     9.5  /  24
New Orleans 1883     4th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     10  /  24
New Orleans 1884     5th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     9.5  /  22
New Orleans 1885     6th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     7  /  16
New Orleans 1886 (1)     New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Handicap Tournament    
  Tennison, O.M. - Seguin, J.D.     1 - 0          Seguin, J.D. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Tennison, O.M. - Dunn, M.F.     1 - 0          Dunn, M.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Tennison, O.M. - Claudel, L.     1 - 0    
  Tennison, O.M. - Blanchard, J.G.     0.5 - 1.5    
New Orleans 1886 (2)     7th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     11.5  /  26
New Orleans 1887     8th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     1  /  8
New Orleans 1889     9th New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     9  /  17
New Orleans 1901     New Orleans Chess, Checker and Whist Club Tournament     22  /  33


Player information updated: 4 Mar. 2020