Taki Takenaka

Taki Takenaka

She was born on 26 January 1871. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sahichi Takenaka (husband), Kimi Takenaka (daughter; in Japan), Tokujiro Takenaka (son), Fusako Yamamoto (daughter; nee Fusako Takenaka), and Shigeko Matsubayashi (daughter; nee Shigeko Takenaka). Her home address is listed as 2225 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameTaki Takenaka
Custodian Identification Number9096
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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