Chika Fukui

Chika Fukui

She was born on 9 September 1886. Her maiden name is Chika Nishimura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tayo Nishimura (mother; nee Tayo Nakioki), Manjiro Nishimura (father), Yajui Fukui (husband), and Yayoi Fukui (daughter). Her home address is listed as 433 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Westbank, BC.


Regularized NameChika Fukui
Custodian Identification Number6527
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceWestbank, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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