JOE ManSing,

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Name
/JOE/ ManSing
Type
immigration name
Given names
ManSing
Surname
JOE
Name
/周/晚成
Given names
晚成
Surname
Romanized
/JOE/ ManSing
Name
/周/晚澤
Type
Zi (字)
Given names
晚澤
Surname
Adoption

Adoption: Adopted by both parents
Adoption
Yes

Adoption: Adopted by father
Residence
29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921

Birth of a half-sisterViola Joe
May 22, 1922
30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923

31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930

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Wikipedia

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.

Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932

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Wikipedia

Note: Imperial Japan starts to subjugate Manchuria for natural resources and living space. Japan wanted a…

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

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943

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Wikipedia

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'.

Economic
1929 Great Depression
from 1929 to 1930

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Wikipedia

Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Death of a paternal grandmotherChew Wong Shee
August 18, 1943
33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945

Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945

Source:

Wikipedia

Note: Some historians consider this the true start of World War Two. Japan's attempt to conquer China, aft…

Some historians consider this the true start of World War Two. Japan's attempt to conquer China, after subjugating Manchukuo.

China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949

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Wikipedia

Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945

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Wikipedia

Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950

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Wikipedia

Note: An example of memes and slogans during this time was 'better dead than red' and the [Domino theory](…

An example of memes and slogans during this time was 'better dead than red' and the Domino theory

World Conflict
Attack on Pearl Harbor
from December 7, 1941

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Wikipedia

Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
Chinese American Events
Internment of Japanese Americans
from February 19, 1942 to March 20, 1946

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Wikipedia

Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949

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Wikipedia

Note: This represented the defeat and withdrawal of the Kuomintang to Taiwan by Mao Zedong
China Government/Dynasties
People's Republic of China
1949

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Wikipedia

34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953

Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953

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Wikipedia

Death of a fatherJoe Knox
August 24, 1956
35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961

36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963

American INS program
Chinese Confession Program
from 1956 to 1965

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Wikipedia

Note: A program of the Immigration and Naturalization Service allowing reconciliation of the illegal entry…

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

38th President of the United States
Gerald Ford
August 9, 1974

American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975

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Wikipedia

Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976

Source:

Wikipedia

Note: The wanton distruction of Chinese clan genealogy documents along with cultural relics by the Red Gua…

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.

39th President of the United States
Jimmy Carter
January 20, 1977

40th President of the United States
Ronald Reagan
January 20, 1981

41st President of the United States
George H W Bush
January 20, 1989

42nd President of the United States
Bill Clinton
January 20, 1993

Death of a brotherNorman Sheow Chow
November 11, 1995

43rd President of the United States
George W Bush
January 20, 2001

44th President of the United States
Barack Obama
January 20, 2009

45th President of the United States
Donald Trump
January 20, 2017

Death of a fatherZHOU LuanQian

Death of a motherWU Ju

Death of a father敬揚

Death of a mother

Death of a fatherJoe Knox

Death of a parentPaper Son

Death
Yes

Research task
work out adoptions & paper relatives
June 1, 2019

Death of a half-sisterViola Joe
October 3, 2019

Family with adoptive parents
father
mother
brother
himself
Family with parents
father
mother
Marriage Marriage
himself
Family with parents
father
Joe Knox
英彥
18881956
Birth: July 24, 1888Guangdong, CHN
Adoption:
Death:
parent
Marriage Marriage
brother
Norman Chow
华炎
19071995
Birth: November 1, 1907龙头环, 石岐, 香山, 广东, CHN
Death: November 11, 1995
himself
Father’s family with
father
step-mother
Father’s family with
father
step-mother
繼妣 second wife 繼妣 second wife
half-brother
half-brother
half-brother
half-brother
half-brother
Father’s family with Maggie Knox
father
Joe Knox
英彥
18881956
Birth: July 24, 1888Guangdong, CHN
Adoption:
Death:
step-mother
Marriage Marriage
half-sister
Father’s family with Betty Knox
father
Joe Knox
英彥
18881956
Birth: July 24, 1888Guangdong, CHN
Adoption:
Death:
step-mother
half-brother
Private
Family with 淑瑜
himself
partner
son
Private
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