Probate/Estate Record of Arichika Ikeda

Probate/Estate Record of Arichika Ikeda


Title Proper F0 GR2202 REEL B09026 FILE 32176
Date(s) 1944
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Scope and content
This is the probate record of Arichika Ikeda who died in Vancouver on 21 June 1939. He named his wife, Kaoru Ikeda, Executrix and sole beneficiary of his will. Ikeda’s will is included in this file. While interned in Slocan, Kaoru renounced all her right and title to the probate and estate of her late husband. Ikeda was a miner, and among his assets was a mineral claim on Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii).
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Immediate source of acquisition
The digital copies of the records were acquired by the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective between 2014 and 2018.
This record was digitized in full.



Probate/Estate Record of Arichika Ikeda
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