When Elias N Ping was born on 25 June 1854, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Madison Ping, was 48 and his mother, Martha "Patsy" Barnes, was 49. He married Sally Ann Hicks on 23 December 1875, in Mount Vernon, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 16 March 1920, in Plato, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Somerset, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States.
Chinese: Mandarin and Cantonese form of the surname 平, meaning ‘flat, even’ in Chinese: (i) from Ping (平), the name of a fief (located in Linfen in Shanxi province) granted to Chuo, the youngest son of the Marquess Ai of Han (ruler of the state of Han, died 374 BC ). (ii) from the first element of the personal name Ping Zhong (平仲), style name of Yan Yin, an official in the state of Qi during the Spring and Autumn period (770–476 BC ).
Chinese: alternative Mandarin and Cantonese form of the surnames 邴 and 兵, see Bing 4 and 5.
English: variant of Pink .
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