Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Cheang Jim Hoe (Bukit Brown)

Cheang Jim Hoe / Cheang Jim Ho is one of Cheang Hong Lim's son. In a court case in 1912, i got insight into a case where Mr. Cheong Kang Chuan, a hokkien was charged with the theft of 500 young rubber trees worth $200. The complainant was no other than Mr Cheang Jim Hoe who had planted over 10,000 rubber trees at Alexandra Road and one day found some missing. Cheang Jim Hoe residence was listed as 99-1 Annan's Bank, off River Valley Road.

Death
Cheang Jim Hoe died at 4:30 pm on October 20, 1935 at No. 362, River Valley Road, leaving behind his wife Madam Ho Bee Geok, a son; Mr Cheang Sunny, a daughter Madam Cheang Soon Wah, a son-in-law, Mr Teo Keng Teow and 2 grandchildren. Ho Bee Geok is the daughter of Ho Beng Chong.
Mr Cheang Jim Hoe 

Mr Cheang Jim Hoe 

Madam Ho Bee Geok 

Madam Ho Bee Geok 
References
Thursday. (1912, June 22). Weekly Sun
Deaths. (1935, October 23). The Straits Times

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