Tomeko Uyede

Tomeko Uyede

She was born on 25 November 1911. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Tomeko Ono. Her family includes Ichiro Uyede (husband), Kiyoko Uyede (daughter), Michiko Uyede (daughter), Masako Uyede (daughter), Risa Ono (mother; nee Risa Mori), and Sanjiro Ono (father). Her home address is listed as 226 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTomeko Uyede
Custodian Identification Number8437
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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