Thursday, March 06, 2014

Tay Kum Lim (Bukit Brown)

Tay Kum Lim (Tay Kum Lin) is the proprietor of Chop Sin Cheng Liong and was a property owner, purchasing various pieces of freehold land in Tanjong Katong and Teluk Kurau area.
Mr. Tay Kum Lim and Madam Lim Poh Choo 
Death
Tay Kum Lim passed away at the age of 50 on May 23, 1925. He is survived his wife, 3 sons ( Tay Leong Cheh, Tay Leong Kee, Tay Leong Yam ) 5 daughters (Tay Guat Song, Tay Guat Wah ,Tay Guat Lian, Tay Guat Keng, Tay Guat Beng ). Madam Lim Poh Choo passed away at the age of 72 on June 12, 1957 at No 96 Lorong L, Teluk Kurau Road. She is survived by 3 sons ( Tay Leong Cheh, Leong Kee, Tay Leong Yam ) , 4 daughters, 4 son-in-laws, 37 grandchildren. 

Sons and Daughters of Tay Kum Lim 
Sons and daughters of Madam Lim Poh Choo 
Beautiful Peranakan tiles of Mr and Mrs Tay Kum Lim

References
Advertisement. (1908, March 25). The Straits Times
Property Sales. ( 1918, September 13). The Straits Times
Untitled. (1918, September 20). The Straits Times
Death. (1957, December 7). The Straits Times

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