12813: Shizuno Okimura

12813: Shizuno Okimura

Shizuno Okimura

She was born on 16 April 1884. Her maiden name is Shizuno Tanaka. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tani Tanaka (mother; nee Tani Shioguchi), Tadanosake Tanaka [possibly Tadanosuke Tanaka] (father), Mataichi Okimura (husband), Yutaka Okimura (son), Manabu Okimura (son), and Sumiko Okimura (daughter). Her home address is listed as 743 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 16 April 1884
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9417 (1298-1302)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12813
Name Shizuno Okimura

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12813: Shizuno Okimura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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