Isaburo Nagasuye

Isaburo Nagasuye

He was born on 27 July 1881. He was a fisherman employed by Carlisle Cannery, Skeena, BC. His family includes Noshi Nagasuye (wife), Shigeme Nagasuye (son), Akiko Nagasuye (daughter), Shodo Nagasuye (son), Chino Nagasuye (son), Prosper Nagasuye (son) Hideyo Nagasuye [possibly Hideo Nagasuye] (son) and Shiro Nagasuye (son). His home address is listed as Carlisle Cannery, Skeena, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and 25 D'Arcy Street, Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameIsaburo
SurnameNagasuye
Regularized NameIsaburo Nagasuye
Custodian Identification Number1062
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceToronto, ON

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Nagasuye

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