Tokumatsu Kuroyama

Tokumatsu Kuroyama

He was born on 18 October 1883. He was a fisherman. His family includes Matsu Kuroyama (mother), Shokuro Kuroyama (father) Chieno Kuroyama [also listed as Cheino Kuroyama] (wife; nee Chieno Kondo or Cheino Kondo), Hatsuko Kuroyama (daughter), Fumito Kuroyama (son), May Kuroyama (daughter), Saishi Kuroyama (son), Akira Kuroyama (son), and Kurogama Sho Kuroyama (son). His home address is listed as 112 Kingsway, Port Alberni, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTokumatsu
SurnameKuroyama
Regularized NameTokumatsu Kuroyama
Custodian Identification Number1736
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceBridge River, BC

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