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Sumulong Family of the Philippines

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  • Policarpio Sumulong (c.1852 - 1925)
    Policarpio Sumulong was a tenant farmer who became a Capitan municipal (mayor) of Antipolo during the Spanish occupation. Resource:
  • Valentín Sumulong (1853 - 1935)
    Valentín Sumulong was the mayor of Antipolo from 1901 to 1904.
  • Josephine Cojuangco-Reyes (1929 - 2011)
    Josephine Cojuangco-Reyes served as the seventh president of the Far Eastern University in Manila, Philippines from 1985 to 1989. She also served as the Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Far Easter...
  • Pedro Sumulong Cojuangco (1926 - 2011)
    Pedro "Pete" Sumulong Cojuangco, a Harvard MBA, was the former president and chief operating officer of the First United Bank (now United Coconut Planters Bank). He was also the chair and president of ...
  • Jose Sumulong Cojuangco, Jr.
    Jose "Peping" Sumulong Cojuangco served in several capacilites for Paniqui, Tarlac -- councilor, vice-mayor, mayor, congressman. He is the current President of the Philippine Olympic Committee. More he...

Sumulong is derived from a Filipino term, meaning "öne who moved forward".

This sub-project aims to organize genealogical data on the Sumulong Family of the Philippines. Profiles here are those of historical figures, scions of the gentry (de buena familia), revolutionary heroes, scholars, government officials, national athletes and other public personalities (celebrities) in various fields. Find more surnames at the master project page, Families of the Philippines.

How to Contribute

  1. Please click the "Join Project" button on the upper right of the project page.
  2. After getting yourself added as a collaborator for the surname, select the profile of the prominent Filipino you wish to add.
  3. Navigate to the profile. Under the "More Actions" link, choose "Add to Project" and select sub-project to which your ancestor should be included in.
  4. Include in the "About Me" section a brief biographical sketch, summarizing the person's significant contributions and accomplishments. (Required)
  5. Include a photograph, if one exists.
  6. Mark the profile as "public" and not "private". (Required)