WONG Yin Hwa, 18541940 (aged 86 years)

Name
/WONG/ Yin Hwa
Type
romanized
Given names
Yin Hwa
Surname
WONG
Name
/王/燕華
Given names
燕華
Surname
Name
/王/燕华
Given names
燕华
Surname
Birth estimated February 27, 1854
Event
California Gold Rush
from January 24, 1848 to 1855 (aged 0)

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Chinese Conflicts
Taiping Rebellion
from December 1850 to August 1864 (aged 10 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 0)

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Chinese Conflicts
Red Turban Rebellion
from 1854 to 1856 (aged 1 year)

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15th President of the United States
James Buchanan
March 4, 1857 (aged 3 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Second Opium War
from October 8, 1856 to October 24, 1860 (aged 6 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 7 years)

17th President of the United States
Andrew Johnson
April 15, 1865 (aged 11 years)

18th President of the United States
Ulysses S Grant
March 4, 1869 (aged 15 years)

Event
First transcontinental railroad
from 1863 to May 10, 1869 (aged 15 years)

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Death of a mother
estimated 1876 (aged 21 years)

19th President of the United States
Rutherford B Hayes
March 4, 1877 (aged 23 years)

20th President of the United States
James A Garfield
March 4, 1881 (aged 27 years)

21st President of the United States
Chester A Arthur
September 19, 1881 (aged 27 years)

Death of a fatherWONG WingQi
estimated 1885 (aged 30 years)

22nd President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1885 (aged 31 years)

23rd President of the United States
Benjamin Harrison
March 4, 1889 (aged 35 years)

24th President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1893 (aged 39 years)

Birth of a sonRobert WONG Sr.
about October 1894 (aged 40 years)

Chinese Conflicts
First Sino-Japanese War
from July 25, 1894 to April 17, 1895 (aged 41 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.

25th President of the United States
William McKinley
March 4, 1897 (aged 43 years)

Birth of a daughterMary Shaken Joe
October 30, 1898 (aged 44 years)
Address: also born in Long Tun Wan as per Kitlin Wong
Birth of a sonBuck Wui WONG
March 5, 1901 (aged 47 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Boxer Rebellion
from November 2, 1899 to September 7, 1901 (aged 47 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 47 years)

Birth of a sonBaalun WONG
August 3, 1905 (aged 51 years)

Chinese American Events
1906 San Francisco earthquake
April 18, 1906 (aged 52 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.

27th President of the United States
William Howard Taft
March 4, 1909 (aged 55 years)

China Government/Dynasties
Qing or Ching or Manchu Dynasty
from 1636 to 1912 (aged 57 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 59 years)

Birth of a granddaughterWai Hing Wong
November 4, 1914 (aged 60 years)
Birth of a sonJohn Lowe
March 15, 1915 (aged 61 years)
Birth of a granddaughterPauline Wong
November 15, 1915 (aged 61 years)
Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 64 years)

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Note: China's [contribution to World War One](https://bacgg.org/index.php/resources/#ww1 )
29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921 (aged 67 years)

Birth of a grandsonHenry Low Joe
August 24, 1922 (aged 68 years)
30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923 (aged 69 years)

Birth of a granddaughterSin Hing Woo
December 17, 1924 (aged 70 years)

Birth of a grandsonFred JOE
December 24, 1925 (aged 71 years)
Marriage of a childRobert WONG Sr.Helen WongView this family
1925 (aged 70 years)

Birth of a grandsonRobert WONG Jr.
about 1926 (aged 71 years)

31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929 (aged 75 years)

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 75 years)

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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.

Economic
1929 Great Depression
from 1929 to 1930 (aged 75 years)

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Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932 (aged 77 years)

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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 (aged 79 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 Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (on the date of death)

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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 (8 years after death)

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Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (on the date of death)

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Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (9 years after death)

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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

Birth of a daughterMooYing WONG

Death August 27, 1940 (aged 86 years)

Family with parents
father
永祺
18071885
Birth: estimated 1807
Death: estimated 1885
mother
Marriage Marriage
brother
brother
himself
Yin Hwa WONG
燕華
18541940
Birth: estimated February 27, 1854龙头环-石岐-香山, 广东, CHN
Death: August 27, 1940
Family with YEUN YuckLin
himself
Yin Hwa WONG
燕華
18541940
Birth: estimated February 27, 1854龙头环-石岐-香山, 广东, CHN
Death: August 27, 1940
partner
son
Robert Wong Sr
北流
18941957
Birth: about October 1894
Death: about 1957Suisun, CA, USA
4 years
daughter
Mary Shaken Joe
淑娴
18981997
Birth: October 30, 1898龙头环-石岐-香山, 广东, CHN
Death: January 27, 1997Los Angeles, CA, USA
2 years
son
5 years
son
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巴崙
19051952
Birth: August 3, 1905
Death: June 19, 1952Zhongshan, Guangdong, CHN
10 years
son
1942
北赞
19151969
Birth: March 15, 1915龙头环, 石岐, 香山, 广东, CHN
Death: March 18, 1969Vallejo, CA, USA
daughter
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