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Ting Kwai Ting

Pinyin & Chinese characters Deng Guiting 邓桂庭

Variant Spellings & Other Names Tang Kuei Lyng

Other Chinese Name(s)  
Detachment 2

LaFargue No. 52

Date of Birth 1861

Place of Birth Xiangshan, Guangdong

Age at Departure for US 13 (Lunar Calendar)

Date of Death  
Place of Death Kobe, Japan (at early age)

Place(s) of Residence in US (1) Washington, CT.;
(2) Hartford, CT, 21 Trumbull St.1;
(3) Greenfield, MA2

American Host Family/ies (2) Mary B. Brownell, Hartford, CT1
(3) Reverend A. G. Loomis, Greenfield, MA2

School(s), with dates

The Gunnery School, Washington, CT
Holyoke High School, Holyoke, MA, ?-18793
Hartford Public High School, Hartford, CT, January - June 18803

Notable Activities/Awards in School  
College/University, with dates Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, 1880-18814
Notable Activities/Awards in College  
Degree/Diploma Obtained (date)  
First Assignment in China Assigned to Fuzhou Naval School (did not stay to graduate)5

Later Positions Torpedo Section, Dagu Fort 大沽6
Went into business in Japan.

Employment Sector(s) Business

Final Rank, if in Gov't Service  
Father's Name  
Mother's Name  
Family Relations w/ other CEM Students  
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Notes and Sources

1. U. S. Census 1880, as noted in Robyn (1996), p. 185; Rhoads (2011), p. 139, Table 9.2.

2. Leung (1988b), p. 403.

3. Holyoke High School and Hartford Public High School: Edward J. M. Rhoads, email 14 Oct 2008; Rhoads (2011), pp. 96 and 98, Table 7.2. 

4. Rhoads (2011), p. 116, Table 8.1; p. 119.

5. Yung Shang Him (1939), p. 25, Yung Shang Him (10/1939), p. 249.

6. Shi (2000), p. 201.