Thursday, January 14, 2016

Khoo Choon-Teow (Mrs. Quah), Death Dec. 1936, Taiping

The Straits Times 17 December 1936 Page 17 
Madam Khoo Choon Teow. 
(From Our Own Correspondent.) 

Taiping, Dec. 13. The death has occurred of Madam Khoo Choon Teow, aged 84. She was one of the oldest residents in Taiping. Madam Khoo was the mother of Mi. Quah Gong Kow, Financial Secretary, State Medical and health office Taiping, and also of Mr. Quah Gong Goo. The deceased was also the grandmother of Mr. Ong Jin Hoe, clerk to the Hon'ble British Resident, Perak. Mr. Lim Eng Hock of the Postal Department, Perak was her grandson-in-law. The deceased lady also leaves behind 18-grandchildren.

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Edith Magdalen Naisbitt and L. J. Massang, Marriage Feb 1925, Penang

The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser (1884-1942) 5 February 1925 Page 6
(From Our Own Correspondent).

Penang, Feb. 4. A quiet wedding took place at th.e Church of the Immaculate Conception, at Polo Tikus, the contracting parties being Mr. L. J. Massang and Miss Edith Magdalen Naisbitt. A reception was held later at which Father Revard proposed the health of the wedded pair. The honeymoon is being spent at Tanjong Bungah.

Marjorie Hibbs and Basil Wyatt Smith, Marriage August 1935, Penang

The Straits Times 17 August 1935 Page 12

The wedding took place on Thursday at St. George's Church, Penang, of Mr. Basil Wyatt Smith, manager of Madingley Estate. Kajang, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wyatt Smith, of Westmead, Guildford and Miss Edna Marjorie Hibbs, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bedo Hibbs of Abbotswood, Gulldford. The Rev. E. T. Loader officiated. Mr. B. F. Bridge, District Judge, Penang, gave away the bride and Mr. E. Chamier was best man.

Khaw Saw Cheng and Cheah Boon Hong, Marriage Dec 1934, Penang

The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser (1884-1942) 25 December 1934 Page 6

The wedding took place on Thursday in Penang of Mr. Cheah Boon Hong, only son of Mr. and Mrs Cheah Aun Jean, and Miss Khaw Saw Cheng, third daughter of Mr. and Mrs Khaw Ewe Lay.

Mak Guat Hock and Tay Eng Huah, Marriage Dec 1936, Penang

The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser (1884-1942) 4 December 1936 Page 11

The wedding took place at the Penang Buddhist Association on Saturday between Mr. Tay Eng Huah, son of Mr. Tay Huah Yean, and Miss Mak Guat Hock, second daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mak Ah Cheang.

Katherine Choo Poh Cheng and Kok Swee Hong, Marriage Sep. 1934, Penang

The Straits Times 16 September 1934 Page 11

The wedding took place at Penang of Mr. Kok Swee Hong, of the Kuantan Government English School, and Miss Katherine Choo Poh Cheng, second daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chee Choon Lim. A reception was held at 11F. Cantonment Road.

Janet Campbell and D. S. Harvey (Capt.), Marriage Jan. 1910, Penang

The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser (1884-1942) 18 January 1910 Page 8

At the Presbyterian Church, Northam Road, Penang, the marriage was solemnized of Captain D. S. Harvey of the s.s. Petrel and Miss Janet Campbell, daughter of Mr. J. Campbell, Assistant Superintending Engineer, Eastern Shipping Company, Ltd.