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Interracial Marriage in History 5 – Eugene and Agatha Chen – Fascinating Story of Vintage Blasian Love
Eugene and Agatha Chen
Eugene and Agatha Chen both born in 1878 married in 1899 and had four children. Agatha Alphosin Ganteaume was born in Trinidad of a white man and an African servant.
No. Because Asian men and black women have always gotten together and this is nothing novel. Though not as numerous as bw-wm couples, depending upon where they were geographically Asian men did marry numerous black women. While researching, I found Providence’s Black Chinese: A Love Story, a report by Luke Tsai. There were probably more couples as documents suggest a Chinese presence in Rhode Island as early as 1801.