Yosoya Hori

Yosoya Hori

He was born in September. He was a self-employed Grocery Storekeeper and Baths. His family includes Sami Hori (mother; nee Sami Sumkawa or Sami Sumikawa), Senjiro Hori (father), Ino Hori (wife), Chioko Hori (daughter), George Hori (son), and Isoe Hori (daughter). His home address is listed as 427 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYosoya
SurnameHori
Regularized NameYosoya Hori
Custodian Identification Number3358
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Terminology

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