Teizo Kishi

Teizo Kishi

He was born on 8 October 1869. He was a retired fisherman. His family includes Shige Kishi (wife; deceased) and Kiheiji Kishi (son). His home address is listed as Phoenix Cannery House, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Christina Lake, BC.


Regularized NameTeizo Kishi
Custodian Identification Number2482
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Christina Lake, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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