7540: Gennosuke Suzuki

7540: Gennosuke Suzuki

Gennosuke Suzuki

He was born on 25 January 1881. He was a fisherman employed by Johnston Fish Packers, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Isonno Suzuki [also listed as Isono Suzuki] (wife; nee Isonno Sato or Isono Sato), Naka Suzuki (daughter), Tamiko Suzuki (daughter), Tomiko Suzuki (daughter), Takiko Suzuki (daughter), Tatsuro Suzuki (son), Tsugo Suzuki (son), Saburo Suzuki (son), Hachiro Suzuki (son), and Juro Suzuki (son). His home address is listed as House No. 1041, River Road, Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 January 1881
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Kaslo, BC
Reel
C-9375 (338-415)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7540
Name Gennosuke Suzuki

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7540: Gennosuke Suzuki

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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