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The Chinese Buried in the Hong Kong Cemetery

Patricia Lim

in Forgotten Souls

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9789622099906
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882207714 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789622099906.003.0026
The Chinese Buried in the Hong Kong Cemetery

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This chapter discusses the Chinese in the Hong Kong Cemetery, who represent a small but important minority group. The chapter categorizes them into seven distinct groups, namely: Chinese women married to Europeans, Chinese women married to Chinese, civil servants, Chinese men, professionals and businessmen, oversees returnees, and the members of the early Christian-educated group and associates of Dr. Sun Yat Sen. Sir Kai Ho Kai, Hung Chuen Fook, and Yeung Ku Wan are also discussed.

Keywords: Chinese; Hong Kong Cemetery; minority group; Sir Kai Ho Kai; Hung Chuen Fook; Yeung Ku Wan

Chapter.  6438 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Society and Culture

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