Khoo Seok Wan 邱菽園

Khoo Seok Wan

處士丘菽園君墓
先君海澄新江人清末民
初累徴弗出以學者終于僑

鳴權
鳴真
金星
湘秦
命民廿六年預星洲立石

生日
前清同治甲戍十月初四戌時
紀念

殤子
阿大
斯二
少文
亞四
夷庚
思日
(袝)名






自题丁丑生壙
海山天地筑仙龛,
埋骨犹能躍 剑潭,
日下三征终不起,
星洲一卧忍长酣,
飞花恍悟前身蝶,
抚碣思停异代骖,
弗信且看坟艸去,
年年新绿到天南.
八八老人菽園

Khoo Siok Wan was buried in Bukit Brown Cemetery Blk 4 C, Tomb no 242 

Plaque in Khoo Kongsi Penang


1894 Fujian village exam ranked 59th

By June 1907, Khoo Siok Wan became bankrupt and has to do advertisements

BEDRIDDEN BY RHEUMATISM
Eastern Daily Mail and Straits Morning Advertiser, 10 June 1907, Page 1








Page 2 Advertisements Column 2
The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser, 15 August 1907, Page 2