6744: Misue Kishi

6744: Misue Kishi

Misue Kishi

She was born on 2 September 1889. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tomi Kishi (mother; nee Tomi Matsuo), Otomatsu Kishi (husband), Minoru Kishi (son), and Shunji Kishi (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 180, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 02 September 1889
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
C-9368 (1642-1647)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6744
Name Misue Kishi



6744: Misue Kishi


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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