Samuel JOE, 19182013 (aged 94 years)

Name
Samuel /JOE/
Given names
Samuel
Surname
JOE
Name
/Jew/ Gwee
Given names
Gwee
Surname
Jew
Name
/Joe/ Sil Hiang
Given names
Sil Hiang
Surname
Joe
Name
/周/韶庆
Type of name
simplified
Given names
韶庆
Surname
Name
/周/韶興
Type of name
traditional
Given names
韶興
Surname
Name
/周/韶慶
Type of name
traditional
Given names
韶慶
Surname
Name
/周/韶兴
Type of name
simplified
Given names
韶兴
Surname
Birth
Address: 開平 / Hoiping, Toishan, CHN
Residence
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Latitude: 34.052 Longitude: -118.243
Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 2 months)
Note: Source citation: World War One Wikipedia
Immigration
29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921 (aged 2 years)
30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923 (aged 4 years)
Death of a half-brother
about 1929 (aged 10 years)
31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929 (aged 10 years)
Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 11 years)
Note: Source citation: Tong Wars Wikipedia
Note: These started as conflicts between clans and sensationalized by American media as gang and turf urban warfare.
Economic
1929 Great Depression
from 1929 to 1930 (aged 11 years)
Note: Source citation: Great Depression Wikipedia
Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932 (aged 13 years)
Note: Source citation: Mukden Incident Wikipedia
Note: Imperial Japan starts to subjugate Manchuria for natural resources and living space. Japan wanted a Great Britan like empire calling it the Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere. The Japan's defeat to the Soviet during the Battles of Khalkhin Gol set the stage for the Japan's Pearl Harbor attack and war with the United States.
32nd President of the United States
Franklin D Roosevelt
March 4, 1933 (aged 14 years)
Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 24 years)
Note: An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. Poster: 'Chinese Must Go'.
Note: Source citation: Chinese Exclusion Act Wikipedia
Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (aged 27 years)
Note: Some historians consider this the true start of World War Two. Japan's attempt to conquer China, after subjugating Manchukuo.
World Conflict
Attack on Pearl Harbor
from December 7, 1941 (aged 23 years)
Note: Source citation: Attack on Pearl Harbor Wikipedia
Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945 (aged 26 years)
China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (aged 30 years)
Note: Source citation: Republic of China Wikipedia
Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 27 years)
Note: Source citation: World War Two Wikipedia
Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Death of a father
1948 (aged 29 years)
Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949 (aged 31 years)
Note: This represented the defeat and withdrawal of the Kuomintang to Taiwan by Mao Zedong
Death of a brother
about 1949 (aged 30 years)
China Government/Dynasties
People's Republic of China
1949 (aged 30 years)
Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 31 years)
Note: Source citation: McCarthyism Wikipedia
Note: An example of memes and slogans during this time was 'better dead than red' and the Domino theory
Chinese American Events
Internment of Japanese Americans
from February 19, 1942 to March 20, 1946 (aged 27 years)
Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953 (aged 34 years)
Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953 (aged 34 years)
Note: Source citation: Korean War Wikipedia
35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 42 years)
36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963 (aged 45 years)
American INS program
Chinese Confession Program
from 1956 to 1965 (aged 46 years)
Note: A program of the Immigration and Naturalization Service allowing reconciliation of the illegal entry status of paper sons. This caused much fear and distrust among the Chinese American population. The number of participants were less than initially predicted.
37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 50 years)
38th President of the United States
Gerald Ford
August 9, 1974 (aged 55 years)
American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (aged 56 years)
Note: Source citation: Vietnam_War Wikipedia
Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (aged 57 years)
Note: The wanton distruction of Chinese clan genealogy documents along with cultural relics by the Red Guards made tracing Chinese Americans family heritage even harder. This represented Mao Zedong' s attempt to regain local control of China.
Note: Source citation: Cultural Revolution Wikipedia
39th President of the United States
Jimmy Carter
January 20, 1977 (aged 58 years)
40th President of the United States
Ronald Reagan
January 20, 1981 (aged 62 years)
41st President of the United States
George H W Bush
January 20, 1989 (aged 70 years)
42nd President of the United States
Bill Clinton
January 20, 1993 (aged 74 years)
43rd President of the United States
George W Bush
January 20, 2001 (aged 82 years)
44th President of the United States
Barack Obama
January 20, 2009 (aged 90 years)
Death of a mother
Death
Family with parents
father
兆润
18801948
Birth: interpreted 1880 (1899)
Death: 1948
mother
Marriage Marriage
Marriage Marriage
elder brother
brother
himself
Sam Joe at his marriage
韶庆
19182013
Birth: August 20, 1918
Death: May 4, 2013Los Angeles, CA, United States
brother
Father’s family with
father
兆润
18801948
Birth: interpreted 1880 (1899)
Death: 1948
stepmother
妣 MAIN MARRIAGE 妣 MAIN MARRIAGE
half-brother
half-brother
half-brother
Family with Alice Joe
himself
Sam Joe at his marriage
韶庆
19182013
Birth: August 20, 1918
Death: May 4, 2013Los Angeles, CA, United States
wife
Alice Joe in her youth
慧明
19232016
Birth: April 6, 1923San Francisco, CA, United States
Death: July 9, 2016
son
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son
Private
daughter
Private
son
Private
Birth
Immigration
Name
Name
Name
Name
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Media object
Sam Joe at his marriage
Sam Joe at his marriage
Media object
Sam Joe
Sam Joe
Media object
Zhou Jiapu
Zhou Jiapu