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Won Wai Shing


1890 CEM Christmas Reunion, LaFargue Collection


Pinyin & Chinese characters Huan Weicheng 宦维城1

Variant Spellings & Other Names  
Other Chinese Name(s)  
Detachment 3

LaFargue No. 80

Date of Birth 1865

Place of Birth Dantu, Jiangsu

Age at Departure for US 10 (Lunar Calendar)

Date of Death  
Place of Death Tianjin

Place(s) of Residence in US (1) Hebron, CT
(2) Clinton, CT2

American Host Family/ies (1) Miss Mary Jane Post, Hebron, CT
(2) Henry A. & Phebe E. Elliott, Clinton, CT2
School(s), with dates Morgan School, Clinton, CT, 1879-18813
Notable Activities/Awards in School  
College/University, with dates  
Notable Activities/Awards in College  
Degree/Diploma Obtained (date)  
First Assignment in China  
Later Positions Went into business in Tianjin

Employment Sector(s) Business


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. Personal name written 维城 in Xu (1978), p. 41, and student list compiled by Won Bing Chung (Wen Bingzhong 温秉忠 II, 36); 维诚 in Shen Bao 申报 (6 August 1874), and student list compiled by Tong Yuen Chan (Tang Yuanzhan 唐元湛 II, 53).

2. Residences and hosts: Rhoads (2011), p. 53, Table 5.1 (Hebron, CT; Miss Mary Jane Post); U.S. Census 1880; Rhoads (2011), p. 140, Table 9.2 (Clinton, CT; Henry A. & Phebe E. Elliott).

3. Rhoads (2011), p. 96, Table 7.2.