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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.

Moderator: twoupman

503 5,390 Understanding the Zu Pu/Genealogy Book
by laohuaqiao
Jul 20, 2014 19:23:52 GMT -5
No New Posts Location, location, location - 2 Viewing

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

196 2,046 What village would 'Gong Ngar Oon' be?
by amy
Jul 22, 2014 23:33:58 GMT -5
No New Posts Chinese culture and protocols

To share and ask questions on Chinese culture.

Moderator: lachinatown

48 308 Sending money to the village
by philiptancl
Jul 3, 2014 1:28:11 GMT -5
No New Posts Sharing Tales - 3 Viewing

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

Moderator: helen

108 1,376 My Excellent Adventures in China
by douglaslam
Jul 24, 2014 8:01:04 GMT -5
No New Posts The paper trail

Recommend genealogy or genealogy related books and book reviews here.

Moderators: kinmun, twoupman

61 167 Hoisanwah/Thlay-yeep wah textbook/guide
by abc888
Jul 18, 2014 6:39:07 GMT -5
No New Posts Software for Chinese Genealogy

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

27 213 Document scanner and OCR
by Doug 周
Aug 23, 2013 18:39:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Clan and district associations

Addresses, activities and history of overseas clan and distrrict associations

Moderator: Woodson

29 168 Su / Soh / Soo clan association
by francisso
May 2, 2014 23:10:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Clan Progenitor References

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

Moderator: Henry

17 346 Chen/Tan/Chan/Chin (陳/陈) Clan
by philiptancl
Jul 20, 2014 9:05:58 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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10 46 FYI-DNA links of interest
by kantmakm
Jan 16, 2014 11:03:59 GMT -5
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Moderator: Woodson

18 90 Finding your village with help - Kaiping Municpal Government
by helen
Jul 12, 2014 18:15:53 GMT -5


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No New Posts Chinese Roots Wiki

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

Moderators: doug, Henry, christine

3 14 Village /surname database on Hok Shan/Heshan
by laohuaqiao
Mar 25, 2013 23:59:11 GMT -5
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Please post Chinese genealogy or resources links here

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93 276 Around China: Genealogy is no match for urbanization
by chinesesurname
Apr 24, 2014 21:23:10 GMT -5
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Links to sites featuring historic Chinese people of interest

Moderator: Woodson

94 292 Add your story to new exhibit at NY HIstorical Society
by helen
Jul 23, 2014 0:59:35 GMT -5
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Links that are of interest to other members and visitors

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Sub-board: Sichuan earthquake

191 576 Appoitment as the Chairman of the Board of Governors for MBT
by philiptancl
Jul 24, 2014 20:37:45 GMT -5
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To explore Chinese culture and arts

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105 427 食在香港 Eat, drink and be Merry Hong Kong Style
by douglaslam
Jul 18, 2014 7:31:32 GMT -5

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Do you have a joke, a riddle, or an oddity which you wish to share with other members? Post them here.

Moderator: Woodson

15 42 Canadian Citizenship for a Cantonese person
by cherrybomb
May 11, 2012 22:44:24 GMT -5
No New Posts Kitchen sink

Items which don't belong to any of the groups.

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99 579 Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2011/2012
by helen
Dec 28, 2013 22:58:06 GMT -5

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by chak
Mar 24, 2013 16:20:31 GMT -5
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9 39 New Moderator for DNA Chinese Genealogy Board
by Doug 周
Jan 16, 2014 8:32:48 GMT -5
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1 7 A minute of your time
by kjhong
Jul 17, 2014 14:38:24 GMT -5


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