Posted by JWC Low on October 28, 2000 at 01:14:39:
In Reply to: looking for a place to start posted by Jamie Lepore on October 03, 2000 at 18:28:19:
Answer:I think Hin Tlim (sze yap dialect)is that the Wong Family village of Hin Tlim, Bak Sha Cel Ging, Toisan, Guangdong you're looking into. If yes,it's still there with money donated by overseas chinese to rebuild roads and the school. JWC Low
: Hi; I am interested in finding out more about my Cantonese family.
: I have specific names and I was wondering if anyone knew of a good book or website
: or archive of some kind that I could access in order to trace my ancestry?
: My family is from the province of Guangdong and I have two
: village names that my grandma gave me: Hin Thlim and Ngow Ying Mee.
: Oh and she also mentioned Toy Shan district.
: If anyone has any information, please email me!
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