Difference between revisions of "Clan Associations of Perlis, Malaysia"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
(Created page with "{{breadcrumb | link1=Malaysia | link2=Perlis | link3= | link4= | link5=Clan Associations of Perlis, Malaysia|Clan Assoc...")
 
 
Line 9: Line 9:
 
==Introduction==
 
==Introduction==
  
 
+
Clan associations or Kongsi are social organizations of origin found among overseas Chinese communities for individuals on the basis of kinship. Some were founded as a haven for people of a specific surname; others are regional and may be for those seeking help based upon a city or region in China; still others may be for just one family of a given surname or peoples of a certain dialect. Many of the kongsis have genealogical information; some have more than others. Below are a list of clan associations in Perlis.
 
==Clan Associations==
 
==Clan Associations==
  
 +
* [https://www.facebook.com/%E5%90%89%E7%8E%BB%E5%90%B4%E6%B0%8F%E5%BB%B6%E9%99%B5%E5%A0%82-Gohs-Clan-Association-Kedahperlis-1427121907549404/ 吉玻吴氏延陵堂 Goh's Clan Association Kedah/Perlis]
  
 
[[Category:Malaysia]]
 
[[Category:Malaysia]]

Latest revision as of 16:55, 14 January 2021

Malaysia Wiki Topics
Flag of Malaysia.svg.png
Beginning Research
Record Types
Malaysia Background
Local Research Resources

Introduction[edit | edit source]

Clan associations or Kongsi are social organizations of origin found among overseas Chinese communities for individuals on the basis of kinship. Some were founded as a haven for people of a specific surname; others are regional and may be for those seeking help based upon a city or region in China; still others may be for just one family of a given surname or peoples of a certain dialect. Many of the kongsis have genealogical information; some have more than others. Below are a list of clan associations in Perlis.

Clan Associations[edit | edit source]