Search billions of records on Ancestry.com
   

Re: Which generation...1st or 2nd?


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Chinese Surnames Queries ] [ FAQ ]

Posted by Ravin Shah (63.215.121.10) on May 10, 2007 at 17:51:08:

In Reply to: Re: Which generation...1st or 2nd? posted by JWC Low on October 05, 1997 at 17:35:09:

You're FIRST Generation as far as I am concerned... Your parents are immigrants. They may have Canadian citizenships but they are Chinese by birth. Americans might see it differently because you have to denounce all ties to other countries when you become a US citizen. So, in effect becoming 'naturalized' (i.e. a citizen of the US), means that you would be considered 2nd generation since your parents would have been fist generation to be naturalized.




Follow Ups:



Post a Followup

Name:
E-Mail:

Subject: Re: Re: Which generation...1st or 2nd?

Comments:


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Chinese Surnames Queries ] [ FAQ ]