Researching Chinese Immigrant Ancestors
- While researching Chinese immigrants can be a challenge, there are resources available to help. By conducting a careful research, one can find the information that can bring their family history to life.
Chinese Names The Traditions Surrounding the Use of Chinese Surnames and Personal Names
In Search of Your Asian Roots : Genealogical Research on Chinese Surnames Sheau-yueh J. Chao, a librarian on the staff of the Newman Library of Baruch College, has prepared a groundbreaking treatise on the related topics of Chinese-American genealogy and Chinese onomastics. In fact, her new book is the first basic tool in English that traces the origins of Chinese surnames.