Takeki Goto

Takeki Goto

Her maiden name was Takaki Chiba. She was born in approximately 1902. She was a housewife. Her family includes Keizo Chiba (father), Tanie Chiba (mother), Kimpei Goto (husband), Mitsuo Goto (son; born on 13 December 1925), Shizue Goto (daughter), Toshiko Goto (daughter; born on 06 May 1931), and Miyoko Goto (daughter; born on 29 May 1936). Her home address is listed as 1118 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameTakeki Goto
Custodian Identification Number9968
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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