Kume Hidaka

Kume Hidaka

She was born on 28 September 1878. Her maiden name is Kume Ihara. She was a housewife. Her family includes Seto Ihara (mother; nee Seto Fujimoto), Seikichi Ihara (father) and Teizo Hidaka (husband), Hideko Hidaka (daughter), Taruko Hidaka (daughter), Kazuko Hidaka (daughter) and Kunio Hidaka (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameKume Hidaka
Custodian Identification Number9478
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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