Charles Sakai Yamamoto

15 December 1900–10 April 1970 (Age 69)
Honokaa, Hawaii, Hawaii Territory, United States

The Life of Charles Sakai

When Charles Sakai Yamamoto was born on 15 December 1900, in Honokaa, Hawaii, Hawaii Territory, United States, his father, Matsujiro Yamamoto, was 36 and his mother, Takino Tanaka, was 27. He married Kimiko Tanoue on 17 June 1922, in Honokaa, Hawaii, Hawaii, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Hawaii Territory, United States in 1900 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. He died on 10 April 1970, in Gardena, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Charles Sakai Yamamoto
Kimiko Tanoue
Marriage: 17 June 1922
Harry Kazumi Yamamoto

Spouse and Children

17 June 1922
Honokaa, Hawaii, Hawaii, United States


    Harry Kazumi Yamamoto


Parents and Siblings

    Matsujiro Yamamoto


    Takino Tanaka




    Simitsi Yamamoto



    Wataru Yamamoto


    Sueko Yamamoto


    Umeji Yamamoto


World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Age 9

Historical Boundaries 1896: Big Horn, Wyoming, United States 1909: Park, Wyoming, United States
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 19

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Japanese: meaning ‘(one who lives) in the mountains’ or ‘at the foot of the mountain’, this is one of the ten most common surnames; it is found predominantly in central and west-central Japan.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Charles Yamamoto, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sakai Yamamoto in household of Matsutaro Yamamoto, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sakai Yamamoto in household of Matsuziro Yamamoto, "United States Census, 1910"

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