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Conducting research on Chinese village named P'an Yu, Guangdong Province?

There is (or was) a village named Pong Woo in the old Upper Poon Yue (Panyu) County. In those days it was about 15 miles northwards from the city of Canton. It's population was about 20,000 in 1909 ...
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Explaining paternal haplogroup of J2a1b1 for Chinese person?

J2a1b1 has been found among the Uighur population of Xinjiang. This is interesting to me because my Y-DNA is also J2a1b1 and I am Ashkenazi Jewish, with my paternal line coming from northern Lithuania....
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Researching family/genealogy records in Taiwan and China

I think your solution will need to consist of several plans, probably executed concurrently: Interview as many living relatives as you can -- they can't all have exactly the same knowledge or ...
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Conducting research on Chinese village named P'an Yu, Guangdong Province?

Try the society organization of your clan e.g. In Vancouver there is the Yue Shan Society at 37 West Pender Street. They use to take $1 and record family members info on birth , death ,marriage etc. ...
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