Henan County: Henkel County. The rule is 30 miles northeast of Luoyang, Henan Province today. The county is in Shangqiu, Henan Province today.
1. After Chu Master in the Spring and Autumn Period. To the official name. According to "Tongzhi · Clan slightly · Regarding officials as the clan": "Ben Ziyin (Shang) descendant Song Gonggong's son was harvested from Chu, and his Deke teacher was called Chu Master, therefore Mingshi."
2. From Chu Dynasty in Zhou Dynasty. Residents are named after the place. Another surname of Chu is simpler, that is, the surname of the place of residence. According to "Survival of Surnames", there was a place called Chu in ancient times, and the local residents used Chu as their surname. According to "Zuo Zhuan", there was a Chu family pavilion in the south of Luoyang County; there is also a Chu family canal in Luoyang in the "Hou Han · Guo Guo Zhi". Chu Di, the resident thinks of the clan ". In this way, the "surname of the ancients, the resident thinks of the clan" mentioned in the "Summary of the Surname" may well be well-founded. Whether the surname of Chu is due to his official name or the name of the family, the origin of the surname of Chu can be traced back to Henan in the Spring and Autumn Period.
3, from the child's last name. After the son of Song Gonggong in the Spring and Autumn Period, he gave his surname by the place name. According to the "Genealogy of Family Names" and "Tongzhi · Clan Profile", the surname Chu comes from the surname, originally descended from the royal family of the Shang Dynasty. In the Spring and Autumn Period, the sons of the Communist Party of Song Dynasty had flaws, characters and stones, and they were harvested in Chuyi (now Luoyang, Henan Province). Because of their "decoable division", they were often called Chu divisions. The descendants of the descendants thought that the surname became the Shi family of Chu.
4, from the official name. In the Spring and Autumn Period, Song, Wei, Zheng and other countries all had officials of the division of Chu, called market orders, in charge of market trade. At that time, there was the practice of using the official as the surname, and the descendants of Master Chu were often surnamed Chu . The name of the post-mortem division was changed to the surname Chu, which is called the Chu family.
Child flaw. According to "Tongzhi · Clan slightly · Regarding officials as clan", in the Spring and Autumn Period, the sons of the Communist Party of Song and Song Dynasties were imperfect, and the characters were stoned. For "Chu Shi". "Chushi" was originally an official in charge of the market, also known as "city order". During the Spring and Autumn Period, Song Guo, Wei Guo , and Zheng Guo all set up officers for the Master Chu. The descendants of Zi Xuan are proud of the title "Chu Shi", so some people use the name "Chu" as the Chu family. Therefore, the descendants of Chu's descendants were more Feng Zicai as the ancestor of the surname Chu.
The surname Chu is not included in the top 100 surnames on the mainland or in Taiwan. The Chu family is ranked 11th in the Song of Hundred Family Names . One of them is from Henan. In the Spring and Autumn Period, the son of Gong Gong, the son of Shi Guogong, was appointed by the Gong Gong as "Chu Shi" due to his virtue, which is equivalent to the post of the current mayor, and his descendants took this as his last name. Another argument about the origin of Chu's surname is that in the "Zuo Zhuan" it was mentioned that there is Chu's pavilion in the south of Luoyang; Chu's Canal is also recorded in " Hou Han · Guo Guo Zhi". Get the last name. However, no matter which statement is correct , in short, the birthplace of Chu's surname is certain in Henan. In addition, so far, no written records of Chu being given a surname or surname have been found. The Chinese of the Chu surname are very pure in blood. The Chinese of the surname Chu, and the most worthy of boasting, are pure blood. Other big surnames, perhaps because of the high tree and long shadow, have inevitably mixed with the blood of other ethnic groups, or have been given or surnamed, which has increased the confusion of descendants and even cannot be traced back. To where you really come from. The descendants of the surname Chu will not have such troubles, because so far, no record of surrogacy of the surname Chu has been found. Although the surname Chu is small and trivial, it seems a bit thin, but at least this is enough to be complacent-the surname Chu is a pure Han nationality. Another thing worthy of the Chinese surname Chu's pride is that although there are not many people in their clan, there are quite a lot of famous people in history. Like the famous Tang Dynasty, there are four senior officials in the town. As soon as Chu Liang was born , Tang Suiliang, a famous minister in the Tang Dynasty, was a well-known figure in Chinese folk. Chu Suiliang was a disciple doctor of Emperor Taizong Tang. He was very knowledgeable and daring to speak, and was highly regarded by the court. When Taizong was dying, he and his grandson Wuji were both ordered to take care of him. This generation of loyal and famous ministers is also a big calligrapher with a lofty status in the history of Chinese calligraphy. His scriptures and regular script have been known for more than 1300 years. The origin of the Chu surname is in Henan. Therefore, the surname of Chu surnamed Wanghe County (Hangao Dizhi. Today in Luoyang City, Henan Province).
Chu Shaosun: Doctor of Western Han Dynasty, historian, Emperor Yuan and Chengdi, who wrote Sima Qian 's " Historical Records", "Mr. Chu said" in this historical record is his supplement. Chu Shaosun pioneered Lu's poetics.
Chu Suiliang: (596-658) Dengshan, a native of Tang Qiantang (now Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province), a calligrapher in the early Tang Dynasty. Covering the history of literature, working style, li, learning Zhong Zhong and Wang Jizhi , become quaint and thin body. The Emperor Taizong's calendar officials commented on the doctor's concurrently taking note, and later he was taken care of with his grandson Wuji . Gao Zong ascended the throne, moved his left hand to shoot, sealed the Henan Jungong, and the emperor would abandon Wu Zetian , and then he would not accept and beg to the field. Tired of beloved assassination history, died of anger.
Chu Tingyi: a native of Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, with the word Zuo E and No. In the 28th year of Qianlong , he went to the Hanlin Academy to study for a bachelor. Proficient in isophonic letters. There are "Xi Yu Tu Zhi", "Xi Yu Tong Wen Zhi", "Xin Xin Book House Poems".