Chinese Genealogy

Tuesday, March 16: I’ll be picking the winners of my giveaway contest LIVE on Facebook at 11 am PDT / 2 pm EDT

As you know, I’m giving away copies of my new book Getting started in Chinese genealogy on Tuesday, March 16th. Which book? This one!

Cover art for Getting started in Chinese genealogy: a family historian's step by step guide (even if you don't speak or read Chinese), by Linda Yip
Getting started in Chinese genealogy: a family historian’s step by step guide (even if you don’t speak or read Chinese), released February, 2021, by Linda Yip, a $29.99 value.

If you haven’t had a chance to enter, please go to my post My new book: Getting started in Chinese genealogy and enter. Contest closes midnight Central Standard Time, Monday, March 15th.

EEEEK!!! That’s tonight!

To make it fun, I’ll be talking a little bit about the contest, some of the stories I’ve received, and then drawing the names of all contest winners LIVE on my page, Past Presence, on Facebook.


Date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Where: Past Presence on Facebook


  • 11:00 am Pacific Daylight Time (Vancouver, Seattle, San Francisco)
  • 12:00 pm Central Standard Time (Saskatoon)
  • 12:00 pm Mountain Daylight Time (Salt Lake City, Calgary, Edmonton)
  • 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (Toronto, New York)
  • 3:00 pm Atlantic Daylight Time (Halifax)
  • 6:00 pm Greenwich Mean Time (London, UK)

Thank yous

Huge thanks to everyone for your support. Tune in on Tuesday on Past Presence on Facebook when I’ll be dropping names and saying thanks with a lot more life and detail. (Yes, you will need a Facebook account but go ahead, sign up. Not only is Facebook free, but it’s a HUGE meeting place for sharing family history knowledge, like an ongoing genealogy party, 365 days a year.)


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