Tomiye Takarabe

Tomiye Takarabe

She was born on 14 May 1920. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Tomiye Toyota. Her family includes Hisawo Takarabe (husband), Hanayo Toyota (mother; nee Hanayo Obuchi), and Daigoro Toyota (father). Her home address is listed as Duncan, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTomiye
SurnameTakarabe
Regularized NameTomiye Takarabe
Custodian Identification Number8356
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Shared Surnames

Takarabe

Terminology

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