Toyono Mukai

Toyono Mukai

She was born on 18 August 1893. She was a housewife. Her family includes Teru Ono (mother; nee Teru Mukumoto), Tokasaburo Ono (father), Otomatsu Mukai (husband), May Mukai (daughter), Sono Mukai (daughter), and Shoji Mukai [also listed as Shiyogi Robert Mukai and Shogi Mukai] (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Port Hammond, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameToyono Mukai
Custodian Identification Number7514
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Port Hammond


Custodian Case Files (1)


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