4020: Seyematsu Miyahara

4020: Seyematsu Miyahara

Seyematsu Miyahara

He was born on 16 May 1880. He is also listed as Suyematsu Miyahara. He was a Sawmill Section Boss employed by Royston Sawmill, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Machi Miyahara (wife; nee Machi Nishimura). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 May 1880
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9341 (1531-1573)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4020
Name Seyematsu Miyahara

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4020: Seyematsu Miyahara

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