Sato Marubashi

Sato Marubashi

She was born on 27 October 1896. Her maiden name is Sato Nakagawa and her previous married name was Sato Kondo before she and her husband changed their surename. She helped her husband run his store at 306 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Ume Nakagawa (mother; nee Ume Kato), Masataro Nakagawa (father), Hanshichi Marubashi (husband), Tameo Marubashi (son), Shizuyo Marubashi (daughter), Osamu Marubashi (son), Shigeto Marubashi (son), Hiroye Marubashi (daughter), and Manabu Marubashi (son). Her home address is listed as 154 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 306 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC and Guelph, ON.


Regularized NameSato Marubashi
Custodian Identification Number13281
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceGuelph, ON


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