8620: Shoyemon Takahashi

8620: Shoyemon Takahashi

Shoyemon Takahashi

He was born on 5 November 1881. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Matsue Takahashi (father), Chiyako Takahashi (daughter), Hashime Takahashi (daughter), and Mitsue Takahashi (daughter). His home address is listed as Sunbury, Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 November 1881
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Magrath, AB
Reel
C-9383 (1449-1520)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8620
Name Shoyemon Takahashi

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8620: Shoyemon Takahashi

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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