Matsu Nishizawa

Matsu Nishizawa

She was born on 04 November 1886. Her maiden name is Matsu Inamoto. She was a housewife. Her family includes Koma Inamoto (mother), Yojiro Inamoto (father), Otojiro Nishizawa (husband), Yoki Nishizawa (son), SHina Nishazawa (daughter), Motoe Nishizawa (daughter) and George Nishizawa (son). Her home address is listed as 1332 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to McGillvray Falls, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMatsu
SurnameNishizawa
Regularized NameMatsu Nishizawa
Custodian Identification Number9551
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceMcGillvray Falls, BC

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