12947: Shige Misumi

12947: Shige Misumi

Shige Misumi

She was born on 14 April 1882. Her maiden name is Shige Yamagishi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yone Yamagishi (mother), Seijiro Misumi (husband), Tetsuko Misumi (daughter), Shizue Misumi (daughter), Kikuye Misumi (daughter), Kiyoshi Misumi (son), and Shigeru Misumi (son). Her home address is listed as 293 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 14 April 1882
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Slocan Extension, BC
Reel
C-9419 (854-856)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12947
Name Shige Misumi

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12947: Shige Misumi

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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