Sato Uyeno

Sato Uyeno

She was born on 25 September 1902. Her maiden name is Sato Tajima. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hane Uyeno (mother), Chozuki Tajima [possibly Chazuki Tajima] (father), Takezo Uyeno (husband), Tarue Uyeno (son), Masayo Uyeno (daughter), Kiyoshi Uyeno (son), Hiroshi Uyeno (son), and Mitsue Uyeno (daughter). Her home address is listed as Deep Bay, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameSato Uyeno
Custodian Identification Number216
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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