Dunqiu County, Henan, Liangguo County, Anhui, Jurong County, Jiangsu.
1. "Ge" comes from the surname "嬴". It is named after the country. In the Xia Dynasty , there was a country called "Ge", which is a prince. In Changge County, Henan Province, " Mencius . "Teng Wengong" contains; Tang Juhao, neighbors Ge Bo. Then there was Gurdler . 2. Changed by the complex surname of Xianbei. According to "Wei Shu. According to "Guanshizhi", in the Northern and Southern Dynasties , the Northern Wei Dynasty had a surname of Beige "He Ge" and moved to Luoyang with Emperor Xiaowen Wen in the south. He settled in the Central Plains and replaced it with the Chinese surname "Ge". It is also said that Ge is "the descendant of Gu Getian ", or the cloud is before Fuxi .
Although the claim that the Ge surname originated from the ancient Ge Tianshi is not reliable, the Ge surname originated in Henan is widely accepted. For a long time after his surname, Ge surname always developed and reproduced in the Central Plains. During the Zhou Dynasty , there was a Ge nationality from Ge, who entered Shu to Suishan in the southwest of Emei Mountain, which indicated that the Ge family had moved to Sichuan in the early Western Zhou Dynasty. The " Historical Records of Chen She Family" contains the sentence: "Ling Fu Liren Ge Ying will be a soldier, and he will be the next to the east", indicating that the Ge surname had moved to Anhui during the Qin Dynasty . "Yuanhe Surname Compilation" states that in the Western Han Dynasty, there was Gechuan, the prince of Xunchuan, and Ge Gong, who had successively worked in the Yin and Lingfen Orders, as descendants of Ge Xing. Ge Gong, character Yuan Fu, Liang Guoning Ling (now Henan). In the Eastern Han Dynasty, the surnames of Ge, which are seen in the annals of history, are as follows: the prince Ge Xing mentioned in "Han Chuan", and the cocoon prince Ge Ge mentioned in "Astronomy". During the New Mangge period, the Gelu River crossed to the south and settled in Jurong. After that, it flourished and developed into the Wuzhong clan. During the Wei, Jin, and Northern and Southern Dynasties, the Central Plains were swashbuckled and the war was so fierce that the Ge surname originally from Henan had moved to the south of the river, but the Ge surname from Jurong continued to flourish. . From this time to the Sui and Tang dynasties, due to war, natural disasters, relocation of officials, etc., today Shandong, Shanxi, Anhui, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Hunan, Hubei, Fujian, Guangdong and other provinces all have Ge surnames. In the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms , the famous general Ge Cong moved from Shandong Yancheng to Yanyi County, Yanshi County due to the fact that he was an official. In the two Song dynasties, Ge surnamed Jiangsu and Zhejiang, and Ge Cang moved from Danyang to Wuxing, Huzhou, and Ge Tianmin moved to Huangyan, Taizhou from Yueyin (now Shaoxing, Zhejiang). In the early Ming Dynasty , as one of the surnames of the large locust tree in Hongdong in the Ming Dynasty , Ge was relocated to Henan, Shaanxi, Jiangsu, Shandong, Hebei, Tianjin, Beijing and other places. Since the Qing Dynasty , the surname Ge of the coastal areas of Fujian and Guangdong has crossed the sea to Taiwan and relocated overseas. Today, Ge surnames are widely distributed throughout the country, especially in Zhejiang, Jiangsu, and other provinces. Ge surnames in the two provinces account for about 36% of the Han population in China.
Ge Hong: (approximately 250-330) Jinju Rongren, the word Zhichuan, since his name Baopuzi. The method of good gods' guidance, Yuandi summoned as the prime minister, because of the merits of the thief, he gave the lord Guan Neihou. With the book Bao Puzi, he described the method of alchemy and established the theory of longevity. Legend has it that he was the painter's ancestor.