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Gerard Hendrik VAN DEN POLL [c.1880-c.1960]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
van den Poll
Given: 
Gerard Hendrik
Birth
Date: 
c.1880-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Birthplace (town, state): 
unknown
Death
Date: 
c.1960-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Cause of death: 
unknown

Gerard Hendrik van den Poll worked at Holland-China Trading Company in Hong Kong as an assistant in 1918. He was photographed there and also at the Guangzhou office. He is listed in the 1918 Juror's list.

Birthplace (country): 

De Jongh family residence, 2 Chatham Road [c.1900-c.1960]

Date Place completed: 
c.1900-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1960-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

Charles Gesner van der Voort's colleague Frans de Jongh started working in China much earlier than Charles, in 1919, in Shanghai, at Holland-China Trading Company. In 1930, Frans de Jongh and his wife moved to Hong Kong, and lived at 2 Chatham Road, where their daughter Anneke was born, in the same year. Later, they moved to Tianjin (Tientsin) and during WWII, they were interned by the Japanese in Weihsien camp. 

Petrus (Peter) STUYFBERGEN [1884-1946]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Stuyfbergen
Given: 
Petrus (Peter)
Birth
Date: 
1884-09-17
Birthplace (town, state): 
Alkmaar
Death
Date: 
1946-08-13
Cause of death: 
unknown

P. (Petrus, probably Peter in daily life) Stuyfbergen was the manager of the the Guangzhou office, Canton in 1918.

Birthplace (country): 

Cecilio Paulo PINTOS [c.1877-1940]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Pintos
Given: 
Cecilio Paulo
Birth
Date: 
c.1877-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Death
Date: 
1940-01-27
Cause of death: 
unknown

Cecilio Paulo Pintos worked for Hotz s'Jacob & Co from 1899-1903, and then, as the the company merged into Holland-China Trading Company in 1903, from 1903-1930 at that company. He appears in the jurur's lists on gwulo.com in between those years. If you happen to have more information on him, please contact me.

https://gwulo.com/jurors-list-1899

https://gwulo.com/jurors-list-1930

Lai Chuen J.P. TONG [c.1857-1922]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Tong
Given: 
Lai Chuen J.P.
Birth
Date: 
c.1857-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Birthplace (town, state): 
Zhongshan (Heung Shan), Guangdong
Death
Date: 
1922-03-03
Cause of death: 
unknown

"MR. TONG LAI CHUEN, J.P., who occupies the post of compradore to the Holland-China Trading Company, is a native of the Hungshan district of China. His father, a well-known merchant both in that district and in the neighbouring Portuguese Colony of Macao, was for many years connected with the Yun Loong tea hong of the latter place. Mr. Tong Lai Chuen has resided in Hongkong for upwards of thirty-three years, and during that time has been actively connected with several companies.

Birthplace (country): 
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