Umekichi Uyede

Umekichi Uyede

He was born on 16 September 1886. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Haru Uyede (mother), Ichizaemon Uyede (father), Chikaye Uyede (wife; nee Chikaye Banno), Katsumi Uyede (son), Teruhiko Uyede (son), Kahoru Uyede (daughter), Mutsumi Uyede (son), Harry Harumi Uyede (son), Susie Uyede (daughter), Louise Uyede (daughter), Agnes Uyede (daughter), and Norma Uyede (daughter). His home address is listed as 937 Caledonia Avenue, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Scarborough Junction, ON.

Metadata

ForenameUmekichi
SurnameUyede
Regularized NameUmekichi Uyede
Custodian Identification Number481
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceTashme, BC
ResidenceScarborough Junction, ON

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