ZHOU Kang Shu, 18371898 (aged 61 years)

Bio for Zhou Kang Shu
Name
/ZHOU/ Kang Shu
Given names
Kang Shu
Surname
ZHOU
Name
/周/庶康
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庶康
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/周/敬亭
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號 hao
Given names
敬亭
Surname
Name
/周/汝旦
Type
諱 baby
Given names
汝旦
Surname
Birth about 1837

MarriageView this family
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8th President of the United States
Martin Van Buren
March 4, 1837 (aged 0)

Death of a paternal grandmother
1838 (aged 1 year)

Chinese Conflicts
First Opium War
from September 4, 1839 (aged 2 years)

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Note: Great Britain since the 18th century consumed a lot of Chinese tea. There were no manufactured goods…

Great Britain since the 18th century consumed a lot of Chinese tea. There were no manufactured goods from England that the Chinese desired. The tea had to be purchased by English silver, which caused a drop in reserves. Britain then introduced opium from the British East India Company, and found a ready market in an addicted China. Sensing the destructions of their social fabric, Qing emperors fought and lost to the British this war.

9th President of the United States
William Henry Harrison
March 4, 1841 (aged 4 years)

10th President of the United States
John Tyler
April 4, 1841 (aged 4 years)

11th President of the United States
James K Polk
March 4, 1845 (aged 8 years)

12th President of the United States
Zachary Taylor
March 4, 1849 (aged 12 years)

13th President of the United States
Millard Fillmore
July 9, 1850 (aged 13 years)

Event
California Gold Rush
from January 24, 1848 to 1855 (aged 18 years)

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Chinese Conflicts
Taiping Rebellion
from December 1850 to August 1864 (aged 27 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.

Event
Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (Six Companies)
after 1851 (aged 14 years)

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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 (aged 16 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Punti–Hakka Clan Wars
1855 (aged 18 years)

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Chinese Conflicts
Red Turban Rebellion
from 1854 to 1856 (aged 19 years)

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15th President of the United States
James Buchanan
March 4, 1857 (aged 20 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Second Opium War
from October 8, 1856 to October 24, 1860 (aged 23 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 24 years)

Birth of a sonChow Gee Lan
about 1864 (aged 27 years)

17th President of the United States
Andrew Johnson
April 15, 1865 (aged 28 years)

18th President of the United States
Ulysses S Grant
March 4, 1869 (aged 32 years)

Event
First transcontinental railroad
from 1863 to May 10, 1869 (aged 32 years)

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Death of a fatherZHOU ManJung
June 17, 187420:00 (aged 37 years) Age: 72 years

19th President of the United States
Rutherford B Hayes
March 4, 1877 (aged 40 years)

Death of a motherHuang Shee
April 11, 187718:00 (aged 40 years)

20th President of the United States
James A Garfield
March 4, 1881 (aged 44 years)

21st President of the United States
Chester A Arthur
September 19, 1881 (aged 44 years)

22nd President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1885 (aged 48 years)

23rd President of the United States
Benjamin Harrison
March 4, 1889 (aged 52 years)

Death of a brotherZHOU Jian Ting
189020:00 (aged 53 years)

24th President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1893 (aged 56 years)

Chinese Conflicts
First Sino-Japanese War
from July 25, 1894 to April 17, 1895 (aged 58 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 60 years)

China Government/Dynasties
Qing or Ching or Manchu Dynasty
from 1636 to 1912 (aged 75 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

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 93 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.

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 106 years)

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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 1898 (aged 61 years)

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Death: June 17, 1874
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