Lee Teh Sun

about 1886–11 July 1926 (Age 40)
Guangzhou, Guangdong, China

The Life of Lee Teh Sun

Lee Teh Sun was born about 1886, in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. He had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with Ta'avale Loise Seiuli. He died on 11 July 1926, at the age of 40.

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Lee Teh Sun
Ta'avale Loise Seiuli
Porridge Jacob Seiuli Lee Li Tak Zing
Me Lee Teh Sun
Mary Lee Teh Sun
Vernon Veni Lee Teh Sun
Vincent Lee Teh Sun
August Luamanu Lee Teh Sun

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    Mary Lee Teh Sun


    Vernon Veni Lee Teh Sun


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World Events (4)

1894 · First Sino-Japanese War

Age 8

The First Sino-Japanese War was a conflict regarding Korean influence between Japan and China. The fighting began on July 25, 1894, and ended on April 17, 1895. This period was notable for Japan beginning to show regional dominance over China, primarily due to the fact that the Qing Dynasty's military had not been sufficiently modernized. In February of 1895, after suffering repeat losses for over six months, the Qing Dynasty sued for peace, initiating the close of the war.
1901 · Late Qing Reform

Age 15

The Late Qing Reform, also referred to as the era of "New Policies," involved a series of changes to education, economy, military, politics, and cultural norms of the time. The goal of these reforms was to help the Qing Dynasty maintain power after having been subject to several invasions.  The Administration Office was established in April of 1901 to help manage the execution of these reforms. The effectiveness of these reforms was debated, with many believing that the laws served more as a demonstration.

Age 25

Chinese Revolution. Yuan Shih-k'ai is recalled from retirement to take command of army to put down the revolution. He negotiates with the revolutionaries, with the hope of being instituted as the head of a new government, but is disappointed when Sun Yat-sen is appointed president of the new republic.

Name Meaning

Transferred use of the surname, in origin a local name from any of numerous places so called from Old English lēah ‘wood, clearing’. In the United States, it is sometimes chosen in honour of the great Confederate general Robert E. Lee ( 1807–70 ). As a girl's name it is commonly used in compounds such as Casey-Lee and Jamie-Lee.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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