, 1889

Name
/黃/ 氏
Surname
Name suffix
Birth
Yes

MarriageCHOW Doy ChewView this family
Yes

Event
Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (Six Companies)
after 1851

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Note: Many reasons for these Associations to exist 1. insurance 2. protection 3. companionship 4. [ancesto…

Many reasons for these Associations to exist 1. insurance 2. protection 3. companionship 4. ancestor veneration

14th President of the United States
Franklin Pierce
March 4, 1853

Event
California Gold Rush
from January 24, 1848 to 1855

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Chinese Conflicts
Punti–Hakka Clan Wars
1855

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Chinese Conflicts
Red Turban Rebellion
from 1854 to 1856

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15th President of the United States
James Buchanan
March 4, 1857

Chinese Conflicts
Second Opium War
from October 8, 1856 to October 24, 1860

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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

Chinese Conflicts
Taiping Rebellion
from December 1850 to August 1864

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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.

17th President of the United States
Andrew Johnson
April 15, 1865

18th President of the United States
Ulysses S Grant
March 4, 1869

Event
First transcontinental railroad
from 1863 to May 10, 1869

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19th President of the United States
Rutherford B Hayes
March 4, 1877

20th President of the United States
James A Garfield
March 4, 1881

21st President of the United States
Chester A Arthur
September 19, 1881

Birth of a sonHin Tip JOE
March 15, 1884

22nd President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1885

23rd President of the United States
Benjamin Harrison
March 4, 1889

China Government/Dynasties
Qing or Ching or Manchu Dynasty
from 1636 to 1912

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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

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930

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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.

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

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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'.

Death about 1889

Family with CHOW Doy Chew
husband
在超
1839
Birth: about 1839
Death:
herself
Marriage Marriage
son