Tamano Okino

Tamano Okino

She was born on 23 Decemeber 1896. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yasutaro Yamamoto (father), Yuki Yamamoto (mother), Gonsuke Okino (husband), Eichi Okino (son), Jiro Okino (son), Tomi Okino (daughter), Chiyeko Okino (daughter), Tazu Okino (daughter), Miko Okino (daughter). She lived in West Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Popoff, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTamano
SurnameOkino
Regularized NameTamano Okino
Custodian Identification Number10349
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidencePopoff, BC

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