Chiyo Umezuki

Chiyo Umezuki

She was born on 01 January 1904. Her maiden name is Chiyo Masui. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kaoru Masui (mother; nee Kaoru Takenouchi), Kotaro Masui (father), Takaichi Umezuki (husband), William Umezuki (son), Robert Umesuki (son) and Marjorie Umezuki (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1023 McLean Street, Vancouver, BC. 2854 McGill Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameChiyo Umezuki
Custodian Identification Number9318
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKaslo, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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