Fong SooHoo, 18521920 (aged 67 years)

Name
Fong /SooHoo/
Given names
Fong
Surname
SooHoo
Birth September 24, 1852

MarriageSing-fah QUANView this family
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14th President of the United States
Franklin Pierce
March 4, 1853 (aged 5 months)

Event
California Gold Rush
from January 24, 1848 to 1855 (aged 2 years)

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Chinese Conflicts
Taiping Rebellion
from December 1850 to August 1864 (aged 11 years)

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Note: The bloodiest civil war in history with upwards to 70 million killed, between the Qing empire and a…

The bloodiest civil war in history with upwards to 70 million killed, between the Qing empire and a theocratic Christian based society. The Qing had to seek help from France and the United Kingdom. This weakened the central Qing government and saw the rise of warlords.

Chinese Conflicts
Punti–Hakka Clan Wars
1855 (aged 2 years)

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Chinese Conflicts
Red Turban Rebellion
from 1854 to 1856 (aged 3 years)

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15th President of the United States
James Buchanan
March 4, 1857 (aged 4 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Second Opium War
from October 8, 1856 to October 24, 1860 (aged 8 years)

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Note: The contestants were the Qing empire against a consortium of American and European powers. Again the…

The contestants were the Qing empire against a consortium of American and European powers. Again the Qing were defeated and lost port cities to the control of the western powers.

16th President of the United States
Abraham Lincoln
March 4, 1861 (aged 8 years)

17th President of the United States
Andrew Johnson
April 15, 1865 (aged 12 years)

18th President of the United States
Ulysses S Grant
March 4, 1869 (aged 16 years)

Event
First transcontinental railroad
from 1863 to May 10, 1869 (aged 16 years)

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19th President of the United States
Rutherford B Hayes
March 4, 1877 (aged 24 years)

20th President of the United States
James A Garfield
March 4, 1881 (aged 28 years)

21st President of the United States
Chester A Arthur
September 19, 1881 (aged 28 years)

22nd President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1885 (aged 32 years)

23rd President of the United States
Benjamin Harrison
March 4, 1889 (aged 36 years)

Birth of a daughterRose Elizabeth SooHoo
June 16, 1890 (aged 37 years)
Birth of a daughterToy-tong SooHoo
October 4, 1892 (aged 40 years)

24th President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1893 (aged 40 years)

Birth of a daughterChoy-ping SooHoo
December 13, 1893 (aged 41 years)

Chinese Conflicts
First Sino-Japanese War
from July 25, 1894 to April 17, 1895 (aged 42 years)

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Note: This conflict represented failure of the Qing dynasty's military modernization versus Imperial Japan…

This conflict represented failure of the Qing dynasty's military modernization versus Imperial Japan Meiji Restoration's military advancement. The result was ceding of Taiwan and Korea to Japan.

Birth of a daughterPearl SooHoo
about 1895 (aged 42 years)

Death of a daughterPearl SooHoo
about 1895 (aged 42 years)

Birth of a daughterYong-sin SooHoo
January 25, 1896 (aged 43 years)

25th President of the United States
William McKinley
March 4, 1897 (aged 44 years)

Birth of a sonKang-chee SooHoo
July 21, 1901 (aged 48 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Boxer Rebellion
from November 2, 1899 to September 7, 1901 (aged 48 years)

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Note: An anti-foreigner rebellion of Chinese peasants and eventually the Qing empire against a consortium…

An anti-foreigner rebellion of Chinese peasants and eventually the Qing empire against a consortium of western and Japanese troops.

26th President of the United States
Theodore Roosevelt
September 14, 1901 (aged 48 years)

Birth of a sonKang-wing SooHoo
October 11, 1903 (aged 51 years)

27th President of the United States
William Howard Taft
March 4, 1909 (aged 56 years)

China Government/Dynasties
Qing or Ching or Manchu Dynasty
from 1636 to 1912 (aged 59 years)

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Note: 2nd foreign dynasty to rule China—Unlike the Mongols however, the Manchu adopted Chinese dress and c…

2nd foreign dynasty to rule China—Unlike the Mongols however, the Manchu adopted Chinese dress and customs. However, they did force men to wear the queue. Neo-Confucianism was made the official doctrine, demanding loyalty to the emperor, but Chinese culture was preserved and Chinese were excluded only from the very senior court positions. Increasing European trade causedforeign powers divide China into spheres of influence. The Boxer uprising caused the downfall of this last dynasty. source

28th President of the United States
Woodrow Wilson
March 4, 1913 (aged 60 years)

Birth of a granddaughterBetty Shoong
calculated 1916 (aged 63 years)

Marriage of a childJOE ShoongRose Elizabeth SooHooView this family
June 28, 1916 (aged 63 years)
Birth of a granddaughterDoris Jane Lee
December 20, 1919 (aged 67 years)

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (on the date of death)

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Note: An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. [Poster: 'Chinese Mu…

An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. Poster: 'Chinese Must Go'.

Chinese American Events
1906 San Francisco earthquake
April 18, 1906 (aged 53 years)

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Note: Public birth records were destroyed in the subsequent fire, which allowed a new opportunity for Chin…

Public birth records were destroyed in the subsequent fire, which allowed a new opportunity for Chinese to claim American citizenship.

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (9 years after death)

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Note: These started as conflicts between clans and sensationalized by American media as gang and turf urba…

These started as conflicts between clans and sensationalized by American media as gang and turf urban warfare.

China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (28 years after death)

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Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 66 years)

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Note: China's [contribution to World War One](https://bacgg.org/index.php/resources/#ww1 )
Death of a fatherYuen-fue SooHoo

Death of a motherJEU Shee

Death August 19, 1920 (aged 67 years)
Family with parents
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mother
Marriage Marriage
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Family with Sing-fah QUAN
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wife
Marriage Marriage
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Rose Elizabeth Soo Hoo
司徒
18901951
Birth: June 16, 1890San Francisco, CA, USA
Death: January 20, 1951San Francisco, CA, USA
2 years
daughter
18921957
Birth: October 4, 1892
Death: August 22, 1957Alameda, CA, USA
15 months
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daughter
6 years
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