Tay Geok Teat and Madam Khoo

Tay Geok Teat  鄭恭莊
Madam Khoo 邱淑慎


















光緒拾玖年癸巳梅月吉旦 1893 lunar 4th month
金池 Tay Kim Kee 
孫 Grandsons 
文德 Tay Boon Teck 
文興 Tay Boon Heng 
文成 Tay Boon Seng 
文財 Tay Boon Chye
文元 Tay Boon Guan 
文慶 Tay Boon Keng 
文寶 Tay Boon Poh 
文涼 Tay Boon Liong 
仝立石


THE LATE MR. GEOK TEAT.
The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser, 21 April 1893, Page 2



Tay Geok Teat died on 21st April 1893 
His wife Madam Khoo died in Oct 1892 


Page 4 Advertisements Column 1

SINGAPORE DAILY TIMES, 5 November 1868, Page 4






Page 4 Advertisements Column 1

Straits Observer (Singapore), 4 March 1875, Page 4




Two Singapore Chinese Citizens in Birmingham.
Straits Times Weekly Issue, 23 August 1883, Page 13




Tay Geok Teat and Lee Cheng Yan visited England in 1883 

Page 2 Advertisements Column 3
Daily Advertiser, 1 March 1892, Page 2



In March 1892 Tay Geok Teat only served 6 months as Municipal Commissioner for Tanjong Pagar Ward . He resigned because of the death of his wife and he died 4 months later in Apr 1893 

SUPREME COURT.
The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser (weekly), 22 August 1893, Page 14





Chinese New Year's Sports.
The Straits Times, 8 February 1894, Page 3





Tay Geok Teat family band 

Page 6 Advertisements Column 3
The Straits Times, 2 January 1906, Page 6



Tay Kim Kee attained 52 years on 15th Oct 1905 

POSTHUMOUS HEIR TO ESTATE.
The Straits Times, 25 July 1930, Page 14




SUPREME COURT.
Malaya Tribune, 29 July 1930, Page 7



Tay Boon Seng died in June 1929’

POSTHUMOUS HEIR TO ESTATE.
The Straits Times, 1 August 1930, Page 8







ALLEGED BREACH OF TRUST OF PROPERTY
The Straits Times, 22 April 1941, Page 11



George Bennet Taye (G B Tay) alias Tay Boon Guan . He was 57 years old on Dec 1940

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