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Japan research
« on: Saturday 12 December 15 12:01 GMT (UK) »
Does anyone know of a site that helps with research of births and family history in Japan am looking for birthplace of Ichitaro Nishizawa born 1st JAN 1898 place unknown  Died May 1976 Pontypool, Monmouthshire any help appreceiated

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Re: Japan research
« Reply #2 on: Saturday 12 December 15 12:38 GMT (UK) »
That name pops up in an Index to Alien arrivals at Canadian Atlantic and Pacific Seaports  - shows  I "Nishizawa"

St Albans Vermont - I Nishizawa aged 9 years born Japan - arriving 1907
the others listed K Nishimura aged 19 years and  San-Jiro Nishimura aged 31 years -
J Nishino aged 23 years  - N Nishitani aged 24 years
Kueranosuka Nishiyama age 26 years.

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Re: Japan research
« Reply #3 on: Saturday 12 December 15 16:04 GMT (UK) »
Lovely that Sandra thanks I have very liitle on this gent only that he arrived pre 1926 pontyppol south wales and stayed the rest of his life, believed he came with an Acrobatic troop maybe circus
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Re: Japan research
« Reply #4 on: Sunday 08 January 17 13:01 GMT (UK) »
Hi, have also been trying to find out about this feller for a while, Jackie Tara arrested at the Quarry Level Riots in 1926.  Was also told he lived above the Laundry on High St and was sold to the circus.
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Re: Japan research
« Reply #5 on: Monday 09 January 17 16:23 GMT (UK) »
Hi djunna, there is quite a bit of jnfo on jackie tara on the old Pontypool page "facebook" i'm sure you'll get more info scrolling through the posts on there
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Re: Japan research
« Reply #6 on: Monday 19 February 18 19:07 GMT (UK) »
Hi Kitman - i am interested in Ichitaro - know that he lived at 12 Capel St in 1939
Did you get any further with your research?

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Re: Japan research
« Reply #7 on: Saturday 24 February 18 11:17 GMT (UK) »
No sorry hit a brick wall on this at the moment
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