11191: Kiyomi Yano

11191: Kiyomi Yano

Kiyomi Yano

He was born in approximately 1882. He was a self-employed cleaner and presser at The Diamond Cleaners. His family includes Isono Yano (mother; nee Isono Kono), Tsiji Yano (father), Tsugi Yano (wife; nee Tsugi Kono), Omiye Yano (daughter), Mary Yano (daughter), Josie Yano (daughter), Ruth Yano (daughter), and George Yano (son). His home address is listed as 2163 East Hastings Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Farnham, Quebec.
Sex M
Date of Birth April 1882
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Reel
C-9406 (869-952)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11191
Name Kiyomi Yano

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11191: Kiyomi Yano

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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