Cheang Hong Lim

Cheang Hong Lim2

Cheang Hong Lim1

Cheang Hong Lim3

Name: Cheang Hong Lim
Ancestral Origin: ChangTai, Zhangzhou
Birth / Death: 1841 – 1893
Family History: Parents and 2 wives and children buried here

Notable contributions to Singapore:

Philanthropist and Chinese community leader.
Places named after him: Hong Lim Park, Hong Lim Market, Cheang Wan Seng Place, Cheang Hong Lim Street

Remarks:

Note his official Qing Dynasty Imperial Title which is the First Ranking Official.
All Cheang Hong Lim family burial ground off Alexandra Road, near to current Mei Ling Street. Area at that time called Bo Beh Kang (No Tail End)