Thursday, June 04, 2020

Mrs Ang Swee Chiang nee Tan Cheng Neo (Bukit Brown)

Mrs. Ang Swee Chiang nee Tan Cheng Neo passed away at the age of 50 at her residence at No 59, East Coast Road, in front of Roxy Cinema on 14th September 1936 at 9:40 pm. She is survived by one son, Ang Kay Guan, 1 daughter-in-law and 3 grandchildren. From her tomb in Bukit Brown, we can gather that her daughter-in-law name is Annie Chia (daughter of Mr. Chia Cheng Hoe) and her 3 grandchildren are Alice Ang, Irene Ang and Diana Ang.
Mrs. Ang Swee Chiang nee Tan Cheng Neo tomb at Bukit Brown
Mrs. Ang Swee Chiang nee Tan Cheng Neo

Son: Ang Kay Guan
Ang Kay Guan is the son-in-law of Mr. Chia Cheng Hoe and he worked at Messrs. Evatt and Co. In 1931, it was reported that he passed Part 1 of the Final Examination of the Corporation of Accountant Glasgow.  Ang Kay Guan (nephew of Tan Cheng Watt) got engaged to Miss Annie Chia (daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chia Cheng Hoe). The marriage took place on 28 March 1928. Ang Kay Guan passed away at the age of 39 at his residence at No. 6 Pulasan Road on 14 February 1946 and is buried in Bidadari. He is survived by his wife, 2 sons, 3 daughters.

Grand-daughter: Alice Ang Soh Chia
Alice Ang Soh Chia married Ng Sing Chong on 14th January 1956. Alice Ang is the eldest daughter of Mrs. Ang Kay Guan, while Ng Sing Chong is the son of Mr and Mrs. Ng Yoke Seng

Marriage of Alice Ang and Ng Sing Chong (source: NewspaperSG)

Domestic Occurrences Deaths. (1936, September 15). Malaya Tribune, page 10
Untitled. (1931, August 17). Malaya Tribune, page 8
Death. (1946, February 15). The Straits Times, page 2

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