2861: Toyoki Moriyama

2861: Toyoki Moriyama

Toyoki Moriyama

He was born on 5 June 1889. He was a farmer. His family includes Samo Moriyama (mother; nee Samo Yamakawa), Naoke Moriyama (father), Haru Moriyama (wife; nee Haru Yaota), Midori Moriyama (daughter), Toshiyuki Moriyama (son), Nawo Moriyama (son), Fumiko Moriyama (daughter), Momoyo Moriyama (daughter), Kiyoshi Moriyama (son), and Haruo Moriyama (son). His home address is listed as 3938 Silverdale Road, Mission, BC. Rural Route No. 1, Mission, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Shaughnessy, AB and Picture Butte, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 June 1889
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Shaughnessy, AB
Picture Butte, AB
Reel
C-9331 (1910-2077)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2861
Name Toyoki Moriyama

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2861: Toyoki Moriyama

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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