Chan Wah Lee

Brief Life History of Chan Wah

Chan Wah Lee was born in 1893. She had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Reverend Kai Chong Yeung. She died in 1986, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Reverend Kai Chong Yeung
1891–1958
Chan Wah Lee
1893–1986
Margaret Yeung
1916–
Sarah Yeung
–2016
Grace Yeung
1919–
Lincoln Kenneth Yeung
1920–2009
Bacon Pui-Kan Yeung
1922–1992

Sources (4)

  • Chun Yeung in household of Kai Yeung, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Chung Wah Lee Yeung, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Lee C Wah in entry for Bacon P Yeung, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Chinese Young, Sang, Jae, Jong, Jung, Sung, Yong, Kyung, Seung, Dong, Kwang, Myung.

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow or a patch of arable land, Middle English lee, lea, from Old English lēa, dative case (used after a preposition) of lēah, which originally meant ‘wood or glade’.

English: habitational name from any of the many places in England named with Old English lēah ‘wood, glade’, including Lee in Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hampshire, Kent, and Shropshire, and Lea in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, and Wiltshire.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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