Yeigoro Abe

Yeigoro Abe

He was born on 18 November 1885. He is also listed as Eigoro Abe. He was a shingle cutter employed by Upper Shingle Company, Rusking, BC. His home address is listed as Strawberry Hill, Surrey, BC. Fukui Rooms, 400 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC and Stave Falls, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameYeigoro Abe
Custodian Identification Number7766
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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