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 Sang “葉生” Yip (葉)

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Sang “葉生” Yip (葉)

Birth
Taishan, Guangdong, China
Death 20 Jul 1927 (aged 81)
Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada
Burial Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada
Plot OLD-3-04-025-0012
Memorial ID 25339603 View Source
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Born 葉春田 (pinyin: Yè Chūntián), Yip Sang (葉生) was an entrepreneur, investor, philanthropist, and real estate magnate based in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. A prominent member of the Taishanese Overseas Chinese, Yip's rags to riches story was inspirational to the wider community. He is best known for his work on the Canadian Pacific Railway, and for his large Vancouver-based family. See detailed biography at Wikitree: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Yip_葉-3


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The monument stands at the front of the family plot for the Yip family


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  • Maintained by: LINDA YIP
  • Originally Created by: SusanR
  • Added: 17 Mar 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 25339603
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/25339603/sang-yip_(%E8%91%89) : accessed ), memorial page for Sang “葉生” Yip (葉) (6 Sep 1845–20 Jul 1927), Find a Grave Memorial ID 25339603, citing Mountain View Cemetery, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada ; Maintained by LINDA YIP (contributor 49493444) .