8604: Komayo Maruya

8604: Komayo Maruya

Komayo Maruya

She was born on 15 April 1879. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kao Maruya (mother; nee Kao Imaoka), Majiro Maruya (father), and Isematsu Maruya (husband). Her home address is listed as Red Gap, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 15 April 1879
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9383 (456-460)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8604
Name Komayo Maruya

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8604: Komayo Maruya

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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