Tuckett, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1842  23  2371 (70) 16
1843  28  2355 (67) 6
1844  28  2349 (64) 6
1845  29  2355 (65) 0
1846  33  2362 (61) 25
1847  38  2327 (73) 0
1848  41  2291 (82) 0
1849  62  2256 (89) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Tuckett, William Josiah Webbe  
Born:
Died: 1854
 
Notes:
Staunton in the Chess Player's Chronicle (Mar. 1849, p.66) has 'M.J.W. Tuckett'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 233
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 38
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 27
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 68
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 59
   Walker, A Selection of Games at Chess, page 279
Periodicals
   [BLL], 9 May 1841, page 3
   [BLL], 13 Apr. 1845, page 4
   [CPC], vol. 10, Mar. 1849, page 66
   [CPC], vol. 3, May 1855, page 176
   [CW], vol. 4, July 1868, page 134
   [QR], vol. 85, 1849, page 98
Web
   Sericano, C.  [London, Ries' Divan 1849]

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

Buckle, H.T. - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1842         (f)     7   -   9      Buckle, H.T. gave odds of pawn and move
Chamouillet, J. - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1843         (c)     5   -   1
Staunton, H. - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1844         (f)     4.5   -   1.5      Staunton, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1846         (c)     2   -   0
Walker, G. (1) - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1846 (1)         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Walker, G. (1) - Tuckett, W.J.W. 1846 (2)         (f)     4   -   11      Walker, G. (1) gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

London 1849     Ries' Divan tournament    
  Tuckett, W.J.W. - Wise, J.G.     2 - 0    
  Tuckett, W.J.W. - Medley, J.R.     0 - 2    


Player information updated: 21 Sept. 2017