Gan Eng Seng 顏永成

Gan Eng Seng 顏永成


青礁 (海澄縣三都青礁鄉)
光緒二十一年乙未仲夏吉置
皇清顕考奉政大夫諡剛直顏公壽域
孝男
長篤
長慶
長隆
長寶
長啟
長春
長貴
孝女
鳳娘
癸娘
深娘
意娘
褔娘
孝孫
褔壽
福泉
福瑞
褔泰
立石


長篤
長隆
長寶

褔壽
福泉
褔泰
福瑞


DEATH OF MR GAN ENG SENG.
The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser, 9 September 1899, Page 2



Gan Eng Seng died on 9 Sep 1899 at the age of 56

Anglo Chinese Free School was founded in 1885.  It is later known as Gan Eng Seng School.  This is the school anthem






In 1886 Gan Eng Seng requested that his house at No 139 Tanjong Pagar Road, which is used as a Charity School for boys, mght be exempted from assessment and water rates. Agreed to.


Straits Times Weekly Issue 20 December 1886, Pg 8

Minutes of Proceedings of the Municipal Commissioners on Thursday, the 2nd December, 1886




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School Opening at new Telok Ayer Premises on 4th Apr 1893
A gift (safe) from Chop Hong Hin and Gan Eng Seng found in a shop . Dated 1893



Listed in 1884 as Tong Chai medical institution main representative and was one of the main sponsors 



From Tongchai anniversary magazine 




Gan Eng Seng himself has 6 wives and 7 sons