Suyeyo Takemoto

Suyeyo Takemoto

She was born on 13 February1902. Her maiden name is Suyeyo Ishioka. She was a dress designer. Her family includes Mume Ishioka (mother; nee Mume Hamada), Gengoro Ishioka (father), Mitsuo Takemoto (husband), Takemoto (daughter), Sumiko Takemoto (daughter), and Masami Takemoto (son). Her home address is listed as 368 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Salmon Arm, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSuyeyo
SurnameTakemoto
Regularized NameSuyeyo Takemoto
Custodian Identification Number15024
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSalmon Arm, BC

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