7655: Toyokichi Higo

7655: Toyokichi Higo

Toyokichi Higo

He was born on 1 December 1899. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Yoshi Higo (mother), Suekichi Higo (father), Kimie Higo (wife; nee Kimie Kuruiwa), Toshikio Higo [also listed as Tosiko Higo] (daughter), Michiyo Higo (daughter), Akira Higo (son), and Adusa Higo [also listed as Azusa Higo] (son). His home address is listed as Canoe Pass, Ladner, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Montreal, QC.
Sex U
Date of Birth 01 December 1899
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Montreal, QC
Reel
C-9375 (2613-2675)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7655
Name Toyokichi Higo

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7655: Toyokichi Higo

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