Yeng was born in Moos Manj, Laos. She and her family fled across the Mekong River into Thailand after the communist takeover of Laos. She lived in Nong Khai and Ban Vinai Camps in Thailand. She has 10 surviving children, 11 in total. She emigrated in 1988 to America.
Yang, Mai (Editor, Translator)
2014-09-22 - 2014-12-21
University of Minnesota, Immigration History Research Center