4044: Yasoyama Oye

4044: Yasoyama Oye

Yasoyama Oye

He was born on 30 December 1887. He is also listed as Yasoemon Oye. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Ren Oye [also listed as Len Oye] (wife), Tamiko Oye (daughter), Setsuko Oye (daughter), Toru Oye (son), Keiye Oye [also listed as Keiya Oye] (son), Shigeru Oye (son), and Sumiko Oye (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 28, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 December 1887
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9341 (1840-1874)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4044
Name Yasoyama Oye

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4044: Yasoyama Oye

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