TENG CHOOS OF CHENG HOON TENG
Seet Hood Kee

Tan Jiak Whye


After 1824, the temple’s "Teng Choo" (President of the Temple Board) assumed some of the Kapitan China’s responsibilities. Besides heading the temple, Teng Choos also looked after the affairs of the Chinese community but only on matters relating to their spiritual needs.

Years of Service

1. Mr. Leong Bee Kiat (1824-1839)

2. Mr. Seet Hood Kee (1839-1847)

3. Mr. Tan Kim Seng (1847-1864)

4. Mr. Tan Beng Swee (1864-1884)

5. Mr. Tan Beng Gum (1884-1893)

6. Mr. Tan Jiak Whye (1893-1915)