Tokiwa Namba

Tokiwa Namba

She was born on 23 March 1890. Her maiden name is Tokiwa Ogura. She was a farmer. Her family includes Tsugi Ogura (mother; nee Tsugi Hirata), Manjiro Ogura (father), Toyonori Namba (husband), Tagako Namba (daughter), Akira Namba (son), Yasuko Namba (daughter), and Setsuko Namba (daughter). Her home address is listed as Dewdney Trunk Road, Rural Route #1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameTokiwa Namba
Custodian Identification Number7141
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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