Sumi Hattori

Sumi Hattori

She was born on 20 September 1893. Her maiden name is Sumi Okamoto. She was a farmer. Her family includes Hiro Okamoto (mother), Kunimatsu Okamoto (father), Taichiro Hattori (husband; deceased), Masao Hattori (son), Kimiko Hattori (daughter), Sakiko Hattori (daughter), Sakio Hattori (son), Nobuko Hattori (daughter), Haruo Hattori (son), Yoshio Hattori (son), and Tamio Hattori (son). Her home address is listed as Calgary Street, Mission City, BC. he was forcibly uprooted to Shaughnessy, AB.


Regularized NameSumi Hattori
Custodian Identification Number2857
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Shaughnessy, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission City


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