Birth: March 25, 1930
— Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Death: December 21, 2002 — San Francisco, California, USA
Interred in the same niche as Mary Gor.
first went to Star Cafe, 1031 Marshall St, Shreveport, LA after arriving in U.S.
came into country under name Gor Yen On
came into country on SS President Coolidge on August 28, 1935 (#35527/10-6)
detained on Angel Island until September 23, 1935
served in Air Force (215th AAF BU) from 9/28/1942 until honorably discharged on 2/19/1946 at rank of Sergeant
army serial number: 38 225 357
Certification of Naturalization No. 8598036 dated November 11, 1963 in Houston, Texas
INS file number: A13 553 830
filed for visa petition on July 10, 1964 for Po Yuet Lee Gor (his mother)
real name was GOR Set Quan
born on August 9, 1924 in Lok On village, Hoiping county, Guangdong province, China
lived from Oct. 1956 - Sep. 1961 at 6801 Laredo Street, Houston, Texas
lived from Feb. 1951 - Oct. 1956 at 4710 Minden Street, Houston, Texas
lived from Sep. 1961 - 1979 at 5474 Grape Street, Houston, Texas
lived from 1979 - 1992 at 9603 Sharpcrest, Houston, Texas
resided in Houston since November 1947
self-employed at L&G Food Market, 4624 Market St., Houston, Texas from Dec. 1949 - 1969?
married to Daisy Gee from 10/10/1946 - 5/19/1950; she died giving birth
father's name was GOR Ling Kue or Leung Kuey; died in Shreveport, Louisiana
mother's name was LEE Po Yuet; died in Houston, Texas
his parents had a first son named GOR, Set Ning who died when he as 2 or 3
his mother was his father's third wife; his father's first marriage produced a girl, GOR Toy Kay who as of 1963 had never come to the U.S. and lived in Hong Kong; his father's first marriage also produced a boy, GOR Toy Yeow who was living in Tampico, Mexico; his father's second marriage produced one son, GOR Toy Sing who died in about 1938 in the war between China and Japan.
mole on right temple
made a confession under Chinese Confession Program in May 1963
"paper son" whose "paper father" was GOR, Foong Chung and whose "paper mother" was WONG Shee
His real mother, LEE Po Yuet, lived at 181 Woo Sung Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China before coming to U.S. She was 73 as of 1963.
Certificate of Identity No. 71886 Burial: July 08, 2002, Palo Alto, California Immigration: September 23, 1935, San Francisco, California