County Wanghedong County: Qinzhi Hedong County, which is located in Xia County, Shanxi Province. According to "Customs": after Dr. Qi saved his son. Looking out of Hedong. Youyang County: "Lushang" in the Spring and Autumn Period, "Juyang" in the Warring States Period, "Quzhou County" in the Qin Dynasty, "Xiyang" in Han Dynasty, "Song County" in Weijin, and "Yiyang" in Sui , Tang and Song merged into "Ru Yin", Yuan belonged to "Yinzhou", Ming Dynasty changed to "Fengyang Mansion".
Take the father and son as the clan. During the Spring and Autumn Period, the state-owned doctor Chu of Qi State had intersected with Mencius . The grandson of the son of Chu is named after the ancestral word "chu".
Chu Taibo. According to historical scholars of surnames, the Chu of our country is the descendant of the Chu who was associated with Qi and Mencius. Regarding this source, there are also records in "Summary of Surnames " and "Checking Sources of Qianjia Surnames ". The Chu family has a long history. It has been known since the Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods. It has a history of more than 3,000 years. After the Jin Dynasty, it was said to be prosperous in all parts of Jiangnan, especially in the southern part of Jiangsu Province. . The Wangs live in Hedong County (now north of Xia County, Shanxi Province). Descendants of the Chu family respect Chu Taibo as the ancestor of the surname of Chu .
During the Song Dynasty, the number of Chu surnames was less than 10,000. They were mainly distributed in Fujian, Jiangsu, Henan, Zhejiang and other places throughout the country. Fujian was the largest province of Chu surnames, accounting for about 33% of the total population of the country. During the Ming Dynasty, there were approximately 26,000 people with the surname of Chu. Jiangsu was the largest province with the surname of Chu, accounting for about 41% of the total population of the country. Secondly distributed in Anhui, Zhejiang, Ningxia, Jiangxi, Hubei, Hunan and other places. The population of contemporary Chu surnames is about 230,000, which is the 267-largest surname, which accounts for about 0.018% of the national population. In the 1000 years since the Song Dynasty, the increase rate of the Chu surname population has been in the shape of A. The distribution of the Chu surname across the country is mainly concentrated in Anhui, followed by Jiangsu, Shanghai, Hunan, Zhejiang, Tianjin, Shaanxi and other places. The schematic diagram of the distribution frequency of Chu among the population shows that in Anhui, Jiangsu, northwest Zhejiang, northwest Jiangxi, eastern Hubei and southwest, eastern Henan, southern Shandong, southern Shaanxi, northern Chongqing and southeast, most of Hunan and Guizhou, Guangxi, northwestern Guangdong, In southwestern Yunnan, the percentage of the Chu surname to the local population generally exceeds 0.06%, and the central area can reach more than 0.3%. The area covered by the above areas accounts for about 11.6% of the total area of the country, and about 61% of the Chu survivors live in it.
Shengzhang Hall: This hall is the hall number of the Chu Ancestral Hall in Guanlin Town, Yixing City, Jiangsu Province. There are 3 ancestral halls, all in Chu Xiang Village. The "Shengzhutang" Chu family has moved from Hedong County, Shandong Province, and has multiplied for generations. Later generations built ancestral sacrifice. 1 family of 5 people at the same time and the first) to motivate children and grandchildren to learn and strive for fame. Xuezheng Hall: This hall is the Chu Family Temple of Xiyang Village, Hai'an County, Nantong City, Jiangsu Province. There are detailed genealogy backwards from Chinese characters.