Voigt, Hermann




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1883  81  2364 (82) 2
1884  77  2375 (74) 0
1885  78  2385 (63) 6
1886  66  2398 (47) 22
1887  58  2410 (44) 16
1888  49  2435 (45) 15
1889  38  2451 (47) 10
1890  39  2456 (51) 0
1891  34  2461 (48) 5
1892  41  2448 (40) 27
1893  55  2412 (40) 18
1894  69  2392 (39) 33
1895  58  2406 (37) 36
1896  52  2423 (41) 16
1897  44  2446 (42) 14
1898  36  2462 (41) 19
1899  38  2442 (42) 17
1900  38  2439 (48) 2
1901  45  2423 (46) 16
1902  45  2425 (52) 2
1903  43  2432 (53) 3
1904  56  2418 (52) 9
1905  88  2367 (54) 7
1906  108  2352 (59) 1
1907  118  2341 (60) 1
1908  127  2330 (59) 1
1909  147  2318 (55) 7
1910  164  2298 (55) 5
1911  201  2272 (57) 16

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Voigt, Hermann G.  
Born: 16 July 1857
Died: 12 Feb. 1922
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 319
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 448
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 229
   Hilbert, Essays in American Chess History, page 36
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 16, 31
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 15
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 287
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 122
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 313

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

Voigt, H.G. - Gross, H.B. 1885         (f)     5   -   1
Blackburne, J.H. - Voigt, H.G. 1889         (c)     0   -   1
Weiss, M. - Voigt, H.G. 1889         (c)     2   -   1
Pollock, W.H.K. - Voigt, H.G. 1889         (c)     0   -   2
Lasker, Em. - Voigt, H.G. 1892         (c)     2   -   0
Walbrodt, C.A. - Voigt, H.G. 1893         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Voigt, H.G. 1893         (c)     1   -   0
Albin, A. - Voigt, H.G. 1895         (c)     2   -   4
Showalter, J.W. - Voigt, H.G. 1896         (c)     1   -   1
Pillsbury, H.N. - Voigt, H.G. 1898         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Voigt, H.G. - Judd, M. 1903         (c)     1.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Voigt, H.G. 1904         (c)     4.5   -   4.5

Tournament data

Philadelphia and New York 1883     Philadelphia - Manhattan Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Blackmar, A.E.     1.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1886 (2)     1st Franklin Chess Club Championship     12.5  /  22
Philadelphia 1887 (2)     2nd Franklin Chess Club Championship     8.5  /  16      odds player in pawn and move class
Philadelphia 1888 (1)     3rd Franklin Chess Club Championship     9  /  14
Philadelphia 1888 (3)     Junior Club - Columbia Club Match (2)    
  Voigt, H.G. - Halpern, J.C.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1889 (1)     4th Franklin Chess Club Championship     2  /  4
Philadelphia 1891 (1)     6th Franklin Chess Club Championship    
  Voigt, H.G. - Smyth, C.     1 - 0    
  Voigt, H.G. - Morgan, M.     1 - 0    
  Voigt, H.G. - Martinez, D.M.     1 - 0    
  Voigt, H.G. - Martinez, C.S.     1.5 - 0.5    
New York 1892 (4)     14th New York State Championship    
  Voigt, H.G. - Loeb, S.E.     0 - 1    
  Voigt, H.G. - Lipschutz, S.     1 - 0    
  Voigt, H.G. - Young, J.W. (1)     1 - 0    
  Voigt, H.G. - Otten, H.     1 - 0    
  Voigt, H.G. - Rogers, H.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Skaneateles 1892 (2)     New York State Chess Association - Rice Trophy, First Class     5  /  7
Skaneateles 1892 (6)     New York State Chess Association - Play-off    
  Voigt, H.G. - Shotwell, W.J.     0.5 - 0.5          Voigt, H.G. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Voigt, H.G. - White, A.N.     1 - 0          Voigt, H.G. gave odds of a knight
  Voigt, H.G. - Graves, W.H.     1 - 0          Voigt, H.G. gave odds of a rook
Philadelphia 1892 (1)     7th Franklin Chess Club Championship     7.5  /  10
Philadelphia 1893 (1)     8th Franklin Chess Club Championship     12.5  /  18
Newark 1893     Newark - New York City Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hymes, N.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1894 (1)     Franklin Chess Club Knock-Out Tournament    
  Voigt, H.G. - Maguire, E.S.     0 - 1    
  Voigt, H.G. - Ferris, W.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Voigt, H.G. - Magee, J.F.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hale, A.     1 - 0    
New York 1894 (3)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1894 (4)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hodges, A.B.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1894 (2)     Franklin Chess Club Knock-Out Tournament    
  Voigt, H.G. - Robinson, D.S.     1 - 0    
  Voigt, H.G. - Bampton, S.W.     0 - 1    
  Voigt, H.G. - Morgan, J.P.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1894 (3)     9th Franklin Chess Club Championship     18.5  /  24
New York 1895 (7)     Manhattan - New York City Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1895 (15)     Brooklyn - New York City Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Teed, F.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia and New York 1895     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Lipschutz, S.     0 - 1    
Skaneateles 1895 (2)     New York State Chess Association - General Tourney     3  /  6
Philadelphia 1895 (2)     10th Franklin Chess Club Championship     15.5  /  21
Philadelphia 1896 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Baird, D.G.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1896 (3)     11th Franklin Chess Club Championship     9  /  13
Philadelphia 1897 (1)     Pennsylvania State Chess Association Tournament    
  Voigt, H.G. - Newman, C.J.     0 - 1    
  Voigt, H.G. - Bartow, J.B.     1 - 0    
  Voigt, H.G. - Robinson, D.S.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia and New York 1897     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Schmidt, L.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1897 (2)     12th Franklin Chess Club Championship     8.5  /  10
Philadelphia 1897 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Mercantile Library Chess Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Rhoads, J.H.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1898 (3)     13th Franklin Chess Club Championship     9  /  11
Lake Keuka 1898     Pennsylvania State Chess Association - New York State Chess Association Match     5  /  7
London and New York 1899 (1)     4th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Jacobs, H.L.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1899 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hodges, A.B.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1899 (3)     14th Franklin Chess Club Championship     10.5  /  14
  Voigt, H.G. - Kemeny, E.     2 - 4    
Saratoga Springs 1899     New York State Chess Association - Pennsylvania State Chess Association Tournament     3.5  /  7
London and New York 1900     5th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Lawrence, T.F.     1 - 0    
New York 1900 (4)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hodges, A.B.     1 - 0    
London and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Bellingham, G.E.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1901 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1901 (5)     16th Franklin Chess Club Championship     9  /  14
London and New York 1902     7th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Bellingham, G.E.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1902     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
London and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Trenchard, H.W.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1905 (2)     20th Franklin Chess Club Championship     3  /  7
New York 1906 (1)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
London and New York 1907     9th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Blackburne, J.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
London and New York 1908     10th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Atkins, H.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
London and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Wainwright, G.E.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia (?) 1909     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Rosenfeld, H. (2)     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1909 (4)     24th Franklin Chess Club Championship     10  /  12
Philadelphia 1909 (5)     Franklin Chess Club - Philadelphia Chess League Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Eschner, M.R.     1 - 0    
Washington 1909     Franklin Chess Club - Washington Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Sournin, V.N.     0 - 1    
London and New York 1910     12th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Wahltuch, V.L.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1910 (3)     24th Franklin Chess Club Championship play-off    
  Voigt, H.G. - Shipley, W.P.     2.5 - 1.5    
Philadelphia 1911 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Mercantile Library Chess Association Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Eschner, M.R.     0 - 1    
London and New York 1911     13th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Voigt, H.G. - Yates, F.D.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1911 (6)     26th Franklin Club Championship     8.5  /  14


Player information updated: 28 May 2016