;The Lee’s three brothers from Silver River, Xi-Jin Lee, and ,from Tangshan to Taiwan in Jiaqing four years of Qing Dynasty (1799), then settled in Hsinchu. Lee′s three brothers began as workers for the industry, following the trafficking vend goods, between Changhua and Lukang . Struggle through seven years for accumulated funds, in Jiaqing eleven years of Qing Dynasty (1806) in ChuQian city to create a "Ling Mao" business brand; since that time, the Lee′s three brothers survived in ChuQian city.
Lee′s three brothers on venture capital, Hsinchu Cheng family descendants in "Hsinchu Cheng-lee-Yuan business brand ancient documents collection" mentioned in the story about the little opium that an accident is Xi-Jin Lee Choi venture funding, and identified as Xi-Jin Lee one person alone venture and other statements. According to "Silver River Lee home by" lots and Lee′s three brothers divided the content of the book, Lee’s three brothers was a hard business to accumulate funds in "Ling Mao" brand. Lee’s three brothers joint venture together, was not from something unexpected wealth and Xi-Jin Lee ′s alone business.
Lee′s three brothers unarmed entrepreneurship, family business developed after the second generation heirs aggressive imperial fame, Daoguang 23 years of Qing Dynasty (1943), Xi-dan Lee (? -1836), the eldest son of Lian-fen Lee in the Imperial Examination Juren, the city community leaders by Lian-fen Lee pushed to become in ChuQian city. After Lee family status change, and actively participate in social administrative affairs and social welfare, they developed various social networking. On the business side, Lee also taken the initial business phase, began to do business, then reclamation of land reclamation Jin-Guang-fu narrow mountainous area southeast of Hsinchu, and Lee’s became one of Fujian donated household. There were also a large number of small tenants of land acquisition. In ChuQian city, Lee family had set up abundant people networks between rulers, gentry and merchant families. They maintained interpersonal contacts, active social participation and chronicles, many of them carrying amount of the donation of the Lee family. In the beginning of Guangxu period of Qing Dynasty, Lee family through the twelve mandarin scholar gentry family security statement and official networks requested for " Xi-Jin Lee Filial son Square" to Xi-Jin Lee from imperial court.
Lee family marriage network covers oriented, including officials and gentry, esquire family and ChuQian city upper gentry family, they were all Lee′s marriage friends. From Jiaqing period to Guangxu 21 years (1895) of Qing Dynasty, Lee family had come to Taiwan for 96 years, a total of 58 members of the family of the marriage networks; with two courtiers family, 32 cases of gentry family, esquire family had 16, and the most was with single-family marriage-- with Zheng family of North Gate had ten marriages and with gentry was Lin Hengmao family of West Gate had two marriages, and also with another gentry merchants families of ChuQian city had numerous marriages.