Suye Saito

Suye Saito

She was born on 06 October 1894. Her maiden name is Suye Watanabe. She was a housewife. Her family includes Fuyo Watanabe (mother; nee Fuyo Saito), Ushiemon Watanabe (father), Kakuzo Saito (husband), Masayuki Saito (son) and Tomie Saito (son). Her home address is listed as PO Box 234 Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSuye
SurnameSaito
Regularized NameSuye Saito
Custodian Identification Number9291
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC

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