Nui Araki

Nui Araki

She was born on 17 September 1894. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Nui Sadamitsu. Her family includes Buyemon Araki (husband), Satoshi Araki (son), Takeru Araki (son), Chiku Sadamitsu (mother; nee Chiku Sera), and Tamesuke Sadamitsu (father). Her home address is listed as 762 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to East Lillooet, BC.


Regularized NameNui Araki
Custodian Identification Number8242
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)East Lillooet, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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