11719: Tsuyako Matsumoto

11719: Tsuyako Matsumoto

Tsuyako Matsumoto

She was born on 17 January 1899. Her family includes Arajiro Sumi (father), Tsuyono Sumi (mother; nee Tsuyono Kadowaki), Jun Matsumoto (husband), Iwao Matsumoto (son), Yoji Matsumoto (son), Sakae Matsumoto (son), Ritsu Matsumoto (son), Yoshiko Matsumoto (daughter), Joe Matsumoto (son), Tommy Matsumoto (son), and Arthur Matsumoto (son). Her home address is listed as 1646 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex F
Date of Birth 17 January 1899
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9411 (139-151)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11719
Name Tsuyako Matsumoto

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11719: Tsuyako Matsumoto

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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