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Chu Chi Shuan

Pinyin & Chinese characters Xu Zhixuan 徐之煊1

Variant Spellings & Other Names Chu Che Suen
Chi Chu Suen
Other Chinese Name(s)  
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LaFargue No. 76

Date of Birth 1863

Place of Birth Nanhai, Guangdong2

Age at Departure for US 12 (Lunar Calendar)

Date of Death Died early

Place of Death Dagu 大沽 Forts (drowned)

Place(s) of Residence in US (1) Springfield, MA
(2) Holyoke, MA3

American Host Family/ies (1) _____ Miller (?)
(2) Angelina Worswick3

School(s), with dates Holyoke High School, Holyoke, MA ?-1881 graduated4
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First Assignment in China Trained in mining at Tianjin

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Father's Name Xu Renqiu 徐纫秋

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Notes and Sources 1. Personal name written 芝煊 in student list complied by Won Bing Chung (Wen Bingzhong 温秉忠 II, 36); and in Yung Shang Him (1939), p. 28; Yung Shang Him (10/1939), p. 252.

2. Xinhui 新会 in student list complied by Won Bing Chung (Wen Bingzhong 温秉忠 II, 36).

3. Residences and hosts: Rhoads (2011), p. 53, Table 5.1 (Springfield, MA; ___ Miller); 1880 U.S. Census, Rhoads (2011), p. 141, Table 9.2 (Holyoke, MA; Angelina Worswick).

4. Rhoads (2011), p. 97, Table 7.2.