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Sun Kwong Ming

Pinyin & Chinese characters Sun Guangming 孙广明

Variant Spellings & Other Names  
Other Chinese Name(s) Sun Xinfu 孙新甫

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LaFargue No. 89

Date of Birth 1861

Place of Birth Qiantang, Zhejiang

Age at Departure for US 14 (Lunar Calendar)

Date of Death  
Place of Death Beijing

Place(s) of Residence in US Lee, MA

American Host Family/ies Alexander & Cornelia (Hull) Hyde1

School(s), with dates Sun was returned to China in April, 1877, because of ill health.2
Notable Activities/Awards in School  
College/University, with dates  
Notable Activities/Awards in College  
Degree/Diploma Obtained (date)  
First Assignment in China Assigned to Fujian shipping department for training in marine engineering

Later Positions Connected with the Telegraph service until his death.

Employment Sector(s) Telegraph service

Final Rank, if in Gov't Service  
Father's Name  
Mother's Name  
Family Relations w/ other CEM Students  
Children's Names  
Notes and Sources 1. Rhoads (2011), p. 53, Table 5.1.

2. Rhoads (2011), p. 135; p. 141, Table 9.2.