The foriegn company he worked for in Gateshead would have been Sigmund Pulsometer Pumps.
It makes you wonder why he jumped ship in China and he didnt want to return home.
I checked the 1910 Rates List for Youngs and found 10 living in Hebburn.
Maybe the Pit had closed and his dad couldnt find work which seems to have sickened him..
I'd guess his dad was James , living in a Pit House 18 Oak St. I'm sure Barry will find the family .
Here are the Young's I found.
Joe 26 Usway St,George 71 Argyle St, Tom 7 Buchanan St, Sam 65 Cuthbert St, William 85 Cuthbert St, Tom 14 Dunston St, Margaret 78 Dunston St, Jim 18 Oak St, George 6 Shamrock St, Jim 5 St Oswalds Rd.