Choie Sew Hoy Family Tree

Choie Sew Hoy Family Tree

She Gang Xu Zhaokai Jia Zu Pu

Book - 2006?
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Descendents of Choie Sew Hoy and the Choie family, also known as the Sew Hoy family in New Zealand. Choie Sew Hoy came to Otago in 1868, after frequenting the goldfields of California and Victoria, where he became a merchant and an important community figure in European and Chinese circles.
Publisher: [Dunedin, N.Z. : Sew Hoy family, 2006?]
Branch Call Number: 929.2 CHO
Characteristics: 90 p. :,ill., geneal. tables, ports. ;,23 x 31 cm.
Notes: Catalogue description transliterated using Pinyin.
"Zhong guo, Xu Zhaokai, Sew Hoy, New Zealand"--Cover.
The characters for China are printed on an image of the country on the cover; Sew Hoy appears in English below the Chinese form of the family name (Xu Zhaokai).
Text in English and Chinese.


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