Dufresne, Jean




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1847  18  2470 (93) 1
1848  14  2476 (86) 0
1849  17  2482 (77) 10
1850  18  2482 (70) 0
1851  19  2482 (59) 18
1852  17  2468 (62) 0
1853  19  2453 (59) 18
1854  31  2403 (67) 0
1855  47  2353 (72) 6
1856  57  2330 (79) 0
1857  67  2307 (86) 0
1858  79  2284 (90) 0
1859  98  2261 (94) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Dufresne, Jean  
   Also known as: E.S. Freund
Born: 14 Feb. 1829
Died: 15 Apr. 1893
 
Notes:
Renette and Zavaterelli give the definitive date of death as 15-04-1893 from a photo of the death certificate given in Saremba's book on Dufresne. Some other sources have incorrect dates.
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 78
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 99
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 90
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 97
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 312, 313
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfeld and Suhle, page 25
Periodicals
   [BLL], 10 Dec. 1848, page 5
   [CMNY], vol. 3, July 1859, page 205
   [CPC], vol. 1, Nov. 1859, page 323
   [Era], vol. 22, 11 Dec. 1859, page 13
   [ILN], vol. 71, 8 Dec. 1877, page 558
Web
   Hoppe, Frank.  [Chronik des Jahres 1893] (broken)
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

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

Dufresne, J. - Harrwitz, D. 1847         (c)     1   -   0
Dufresne, J. - Leow, S. 1849         (f)     7.5   -   2.5
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Dufresne, J. 1851         (f)     13   -   5
Dufresne, J. - Mayet, C. 1853         (f)     7.5   -   5.5
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Dufresne, J. 1855         (f)     6   -   0
Anderssen (offhand) - Dufresne, J. 1859         (c)     4   -   0

Tournament data

Berlin 1853     1st Tournament of Berliner Schachgesellschaft    
  Dufresne, J. - Lange, Max     3 - 0    
  Dufresne, J. - Mayet, C.     2 - 0    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018