Sato Yasui

Sato Yasui

She was born on 24 April 1875. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Sato Masamizu. Her family includes Genya Yasui (husband), Yoshizo Yasui (son), Sueo Yasui (son), Rie Masamizu (mother; nee Rie Asanomi), and Heisuke Masamizu (father). Her home address is listed as 1548 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameSato Yasui
Custodian Identification Number8476
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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