Manuscript number: NZMS 1720
Author: Hop, David V. Wong
Title: Family history being, [a brief outline of Mr Chan Ah-Chee family]
Subjects: Ah-Chee, Chan, 1851-; Ah-Chee family; Chinese in New Zealand; Gardening; Gardeners; Family histories -- New Zealand -- Auckland; Taxation
Time period: 1851-2009
Physical description: 1 folder
Collection: New Zealand manuscripts
A brief outline of the history of Chan Ah-Chee's family, a pioneering Chinese family of market gardeners in Auckland, New Zealand. Includes genalogical information, a 5 generation chart for William Ah Chee and Clement Ah Chee, portraits of family members and images showing locations around Auckland of importance to the family.
Manuscript in 7 parts, plus appendices.
Part 1: Chan Ah-Chee and family.
Part 2: Mrs Ah Chee Snr & role of descendant women.
Part 3: Brief details of Ah Chee descendants.
Part 4: Alice Ah Chee.
Part 5: Bruce Ah Chee, marries Grace Gee Dong (their lives).
Part 6: Thomas Ah Chee, marries Molly Gee Dong (their lives).
Part : Poll Tax.
1- Documents relating to travel, etc;
2- List of houses: Ah Chee Snr, William & Clement;
3- Plan of Carlaw Park showing the house and other buildings;
4- Family tree from the 1991 reunion booklet.