Tsui Abe

Tsui Abe

She was born on 17 February 1874. Her name is also listed as Tsue Abe and she may have used the name Tsui Chikamura or Tsue Chikamura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tokujiro Chikamura (husband). Her home address is listed as 378 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. 614 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameTsui Abe
Custodian Identification Number12797
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan Extension, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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