3293: Genya Ebata

3293: Genya Ebata

Genya Ebata

He was born on 18 November 1877. His name is also listed in the file as Genya Yebata or Yebata Ebata. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Shio Ebata [possibly Shio Yebata] (wife). His home address is listed as 475 Bridgeport Road, Richmond, BC. 983 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC; Lemon Creek, BC; and New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 November 1877
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
Lemon Creek, BC
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9334 (1583-1728)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3293
Name Genya Ebata

Metadata

Title

3293: Genya Ebata

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Metadata Author: Karlene Ooto-Stubbs
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