Yosouyemon Takata

Yosouyemon Takata

He was born on 21 August 1887. He was a fisherman. His family includes Kane Takata (wife), Tadao Takata (son), Tadayuki Takata (son), and Kiyoshi Takata (son). His home address is listed as Humpback Bay, Skeena River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Three Valley, BC and Slocan City, BC where he died on 13 May 1945

Metadata

ForenameYosouyemon
SurnameTakata
Regularized NameYosouyemon Takata
Custodian Identification Number2534
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceThree Valley, BC
ResidenceSlocan City, BC

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