Harry Jang Lowe, 18921972 (aged 79 years)

Name
Harry Jang /Lowe/
Type
paper
Given names
Harry Jang
Surname
Lowe
Name
/鄭/靄廷
Given names
靄廷
Surname
Name
/Zheng/ Ai Ting
Type
拼音 pinyin
Given names
Ai Ting
Surname
Zheng
Name
/鄭/沅進
Type
字 Zi
Given names
沅進
Surname
Birth October 1892
Residence
Address: 1818 Blake Street
24th President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1893 (aged 5 months)

Chinese Conflicts
First Sino-Japanese War
from July 25, 1894 to April 17, 1895 (aged 2 years)

Source:
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 brotherCHENG Mou Ting
May 9, 1895 (aged 2 years)

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

Chinese Conflicts
Boxer Rebellion
from November 2, 1899 to September 7, 1901 (aged 8 years)

Source:
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 8 years)

Chinese American Events
1906 San Francisco earthquake
April 18, 1906 (aged 13 years)

Source:
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 16 years)

China Government/Dynasties
Qing or Ching or Manchu Dynasty
from 1636 to 1912 (aged 19 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 20 years)

Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 26 years)

Source:
Note: China's [contribution to World War One](https://bacgg.org/index.php/resources/#ww1 )
Death of a fatherCHENG Sei Kou
1919 (aged 26 years)

Death of a motherFANG Shi
1921 (aged 28 years)

29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921 (aged 28 years)

30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923 (aged 30 years)

Death of a sonEdward Lowe
May 28, 1925 (aged 32 years)
Birth of a daughterAnna Lowe
October 1926 (aged 34 years)
31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929 (aged 36 years)

Death of a brotherCHENG Gin Ting
February 24, 1930 (aged 37 years)

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 37 years)

Source:
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 37 years)

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Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Birth of a sonLawrence Lowe
June 1931 (aged 38 years)
Taft, CA, USA
Latitude: 35.13703 Longitude: -119.4210Google Maps™Bing Maps™OpenStreetMap™

Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932 (aged 39 years)

Source:
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 40 years)

Death of a brotherCHENG Mou Ting
May 24, 1943 (aged 50 years)

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 50 years)

Source:
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 (aged 52 years)

Source:
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.

World Conflict
Attack on Pearl Harbor
from December 7, 1941 (aged 49 years)

Source:
Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
Death of a sisterCHENG
1942 (aged 49 years)

33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945 (aged 52 years)

China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (aged 56 years)

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Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 52 years)

Source:
Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Chinese American Events
Internment of Japanese Americans
from February 19, 1942 to March 20, 1946 (aged 53 years)

Source:
Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
Death of a brotherCHENG Gum Ting
1947 (aged 54 years)

Death of a sisterCHENG
1948 (aged 55 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949 (aged 57 years)

Source:
Note: This represented the defeat and withdrawal of the Kuomintang to Taiwan by Mao Zedong
China Government/Dynasties
People's Republic of China
1949 (aged 56 years)

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Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 57 years)

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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

34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953 (aged 60 years)

Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953 (aged 60 years)

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Death of a brotherCHENG Bou Ting
June 14, 1959 (aged 66 years)

35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 68 years)

36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963 (aged 71 years)

37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 76 years)

American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (2 years after death)

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Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (3 years after death)

Source:
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.

American INS program
Chinese Confession Program
from 1956 to 1965 (aged 72 years)

Source:
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.

Birth of a sonEdward Lowe
Taft, CA, USA
Latitude: 35.13703 Longitude: -119.4210Google Maps™Bing Maps™OpenStreetMap™

Death May 1972 (aged 79 years)
Family with parents
father
Generation 21-23
世球
18431919
Birth: 1843Dai Pong Tou, Guangdong, China
Death: 1919
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Marriage Marriage
elder sister
7 years
elder sister
5 years
elder brother
7 years
elder brother
11 months
elder sister
7 years
elder brother
7 years
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Harry Jang Lowe
靄廷
18921972
Birth: October 1892大龐頭, Zhongshan, Guangdong, CHN
Death: May 1972Berkeley, CA, USA
3 years
younger brother
Family with Pearl Lowe
himself
Harry Jang Lowe
靄廷
18921972
Birth: October 1892大龐頭, Zhongshan, Guangdong, CHN
Death: May 1972Berkeley, CA, USA
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佩珍
19041997
Birth: December 1904岐享, Zhongshan, Guangdong, CHN
Death: September 1997Berkeley, CA, USA
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son
1925
Birth: Taft, CA, USA
Death: May 28, 1925Taft, CA, USA
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19262020
Birth: October 1926Taft, CA, USA
Death: December 30, 2020
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Birth: June 1931Taft, CA, USA
Death: May 24, 2003Los Angeles, CA, USA
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