Yayeno Takemoto

Yayeno Takemoto

She was born on 26 September 1892. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsune Takemoto (mother; nee Tsune Doo), Tsumkichi Takemoto (husband), Setsuko Takemoto (daughter), Eli Takemoto (son), and Lucy Takemoto (daughter). Her home address is listed as 266 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameYayeno Takemoto
Custodian Identification Number6689
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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