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Do you have questions related to Chinese genealogy? Post it here. Or do you have some insignhts that you would like to share? Post it here.

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562 6,339 Great-Great Grandparents? Terminology
by philiptancl
Oct 6, 2015 7:58:58 GMT -5
No New Posts Location, location, location

You have the name of your village but just can't find it on the map? Why not post it here? Somebody out there may have a map with your village on it.

Moderator: Henry

236 2,320 Tan new member needs help with village name
by editankl
Oct 3, 2015 8:12:09 GMT -5
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To share and ask questions on Chinese culture.

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58 344 family members in Chinese (A Family Tree)
by editankl
Sept 29, 2015 6:36:39 GMT -5
No New Posts Sharing Tales

Post your genealogy experience or story with the rest of us.

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136 1,551 My Excellent Adventures in China
by helen
Oct 6, 2015 2:32:52 GMT -5
No New Posts The paper trail

Recommend genealogy or genealogy related books and book reviews here.

Moderators: kinmun, twoupman

67 200 Big White Lie: Chinese Australians in White Australia Paper
by andrewAU
Sept 29, 2015 17:37:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Software for Chinese Genealogy - 1 Viewing

Chinese genealogy has its uniqueness which can be challenging to the standard off the shelve software. This section is for us to share our experiences, frustrations and work arounds.

Moderator: Doug 周

29 240 Current Thoughts On-Line Family Tree Programs
by fonny
Oct 2, 2015 14:32:28 GMT -5
No New Posts Clan and district associations

Addresses, activities and history of overseas clan and distrrict associations

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33 184 HaiYan Association in Chicago
by chansomvia
Jul 6, 2015 5:51:10 GMT -5
No New Posts Clan Progenitor References - 1 Viewing

The names of clan ancestors at the province, county, and
town levels are very useful as nodes for linking clan lineages.

Moderator: Henry

19 402 Looking relatives
by helen
Oct 4, 2015 12:30:40 GMT -5
No New Posts DNA Chinese Genealogy

With DNA has become more accessible to the general public more and more people have found it useful in their genealogy search.

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11 62 Y-DNA Haplogroup N1 (N-LLY22g) - 赵/Zhao
by mchow
Sept 29, 2015 10:49:40 GMT -5
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18 93 Looking for a relative from Tai Shan , canton city
by daking168
Sept 23, 2015 11:28:53 GMT -5


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We've started a Chinese genealogy wiki for our members and visitors to collaborate and share their knowledge.

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3 43 Chinese Roots Wiki
by LJeung
Jul 25, 2015 20:03:53 GMT -5
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94 287 Libraries & Archives
by mchow
Sept 29, 2015 11:11:38 GMT -5
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95 314 What do you know about YUAN MING YUEN 圓明園
by liuyao
Sept 19, 2015 20:18:51 GMT -5
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196 591 Sze Yup's own on the International Stage.
by lachinatown
Sept 29, 2015 10:55:59 GMT -5
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108 468 WDYTYA Australia - Replay on SBS
by kerry
Aug 21, 2015 2:17:19 GMT -5

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16 44 ALS Challenge Came to Malaysia
by philiptancl
Sept 4, 2014 6:05:33 GMT -5
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101 581 Denying Historians: China’s Archives Increasingly Off-Bounds
by helen
Aug 30, 2014 22:52:25 GMT -5

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8 50 Membership
by chak
Mar 24, 2013 16:20:31 GMT -5
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by Doug 周
Mar 13, 2015 14:41:48 GMT -5
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1 7 A minute of your time
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Jul 17, 2014 14:38:24 GMT -5


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