Matsutaro Imai

Matsutaro Imai

He was born on 5 February 1877. He was a fisherman. His family includes Tsune Imai (wife; nee Tsune Sakuta) and Sakaye Imai (daughter). Sunyside Cannery, Skeena River, BC. He died at Skeena River, BC on 15 June 1941.


Regularized NameMatsutaro Imai
Custodian Identification Number15335
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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