4074: Kiku Ito

4074: Kiku Ito

Kiku Ito

She was born on 12 July 1895. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsune Funakoshi [possibly Isune Funakoshi] (mother; nee Tsune Morita or Isune Morita), Sadakichi Funakoshi (father), Gihachi Ito (husband), Fusayo Ito [possibly Fusaye Ito] (daughter), and Shizuye Ito [possibly Shizuyo Ito] (daughter). Her home address is listed as Westminster Road, New Westminster, BC. Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Nobleford, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 12 July 1895
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Nobleford, AB
C-9341 (2181-2186)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4074
Name Kiku Ito



4074: Kiku Ito


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