Matsuye Ichiyen

Matsuye Ichiyen

She was born on 15 May 1912. Her maiden name is Matsuye Homura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Masa Homura (mother; nee Masa Kambayashi), Magojiro Homura (father), Kazuo Ichiyen (husband). Her home address is listed as 419 Hawks Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameMatsuye Ichiyen
Custodian Identification Number9084
ResidenceSlocan, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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