Shizue Hayden

Shizue Hayden

She was born on 15 November 1912. Her maiden name is Shizue Imada. She was a housekeeper. Her family includes Ito Imada (mother; nee Ito Nishida), Kaichi Imada (father), and Maurice Irwin Hayden (husband). 309 Carrall Street, Vancouver, BC and 245 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. The file indicates that she was “exempt” from being forcibly uprooted.


Regularized NameShizue Hayden
Custodian Identification Number14435
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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