1894: Harry Takata

1894: Harry Takata

Harry Takata

He was born on 8 January 1890. His name is also listed as Harry Yoshitaka Takata and Harry Yoshitaha Takata. He was a grocer. His family includes Tabu Takata (mother), Seiso Takata (father), Ruth Takata [also listed as Rutsu Takata] (wife), and Masa Takata [also Masako Takata] (daughter). His home address is listed as 660 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 January 1890
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9325 (1048-1128)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1894
Name Harry Takata

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1894: Harry Takata

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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