Toramatsu Omotani

Toramatsu Omotani

He was born on 13 December 1875. He was a self-employed fisherman.His famliy includes Sute Omotani (wife; nee Sute Kawashiri). His home address is listed as Hutchinson Street and Blenheim Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Cranford, AB.

Metadata

ForenameToramatsu
SurnameOmotani
Regularized NameToramatsu Omotani
Custodian Identification Number5138
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceCranford, AB

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