9957: Sentaro Suzuki

9957: Sentaro Suzuki

Sentaro Suzuki

He was born on 11 June 1885. He was a carpenter, boatbuilder, and fisherman, self employed under Mareno Boatworks [may be Marano Boatworks]. His family includes Yoichi Suzuki (father), Kin Suzuki (mother; Shika Suzuki (wife; nee Shika Niimi), Kaoru Suzuki (son), Masaru Suzuki (son), Menoru Suzuki (son), Ayako Suzuki (daughter), Shuji Suzuki (son), Goji Suzuki (son), John Suzuki [also listed as Katsuyoshi Suzuki (son) and June Suzuki (daughter). His home address is listed as 8814 Selkirk Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 June 1885
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9395 (1915-2173)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9957
Name Sentaro Suzuki



9957: Sentaro Suzuki


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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