Inosuke Uyeyama

Inosuke Uyeyama

He was born on 7 November 1886. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Heia Uyeyama (mother), Jukichi Uyeyama (father), Shina Uyeyama (wife), Setsuyo Uyeyama (daughter), Taira Uyeyama (son), and Noburo Uyeyama (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 41, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameInosuke
SurnameUyeyama
Regularized NameInosuke Uyeyama
Custodian Identification Number3554
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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