Sumiye Matsuo

Sumiye Matsuo

She was born on 20 October 1915. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Sumiye Nakade. Her family includes Shinichi Matsuo (husband), Minoru Matsuo (son), Michiko Matsuo (daughter), Kochiye Nakade (mother), and Yasujiro Nakade (father). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 195, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSumiye
SurnameMatsuo
Regularized NameSumiye Matsuo
Custodian Identification Number9847
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceBridge River, BC

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