Hai San

Some articles on hai san, hai sans:

Chung Thye Phin - A Famous Pedigree
... Keng Quee, Mandarin 2nd Class of the Imperial Chinese Court and leader of the Hai San secret society in British Malaya had nine male issue, the 4th and best known ... the leader of the Ghee Hin, once the enemy of his father who was leader of the opposing Hai San, both factions (Ghee Hin and Hai San) fighting for domination of the tin fields of ...
Larut War - Second War (1865)
... The Hai San members took 14 Ghee Hin as prisoners, 13 of whom were killed ... to inform his clan and the Ghee Hin retaliated by attacking a Hai San village, razing it to the ground and killing 40 men in the process ... An official inquiry took place and both the Hai San and Ghee Hin societies were fined $5,000 each for violating the peace of Penang and their leaders, banished ...
Taiping, Perak - History
... was leader of the Hakka Go-Kuan and the Hai San (海山) society that they belonged to, and began to operate his tin mines in Larut in 1860 ... the Cantonese Go-Kuan Ghee Hin Society (義興私會黨) and the Hakka Hai San society ... his position over the mining area in Larut as leader of the Hai San from 1860 to 1884 ...
Chung Keng Quee - The Larut Wars - The Second Larut War - 1865
... The Hai San members took 14 Ghee Hin as prisoners, 13 of whom were killed ... The 14th escaped to inform his clan and the Ghee Hin retaliated by attacking the Hai San village, razing it to the ground and killing 40 men in the process ... inquiry took place and both the Hai San and Ghee Hin societies were fined $5,000 each for violating the peace of Penang and their leaders, banished ...
Chung Keng Quee - The Larut Wars - The Fourth Larut War - 1873
... Weeks after the Hai Sans regained Larut, the Ghee Hin, supported by Raja Abdullah, counter-attacked with arms and men from Singapore and China ... beginning of the month attended, apart from Anson, by Chung Keng Quee (Hai San), Ho Ghi Sui (Ghee Hin), Foo Tye Sin (pro-Hai San), Ngah Ibrahim (pro-Hai San ... Ibrahim taking responsibility for the Hai San and Abdullah taking responsibility for the Ghee Hin ...

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