Miyano Adachi

Miyano Adachi

She was born on 20 December 1887. She was a farmhand employed by Mr. Y. Yashiki, No. 9 Road, Lulu Island, BC. Her family includes Masa Adachi (mother; nee Masa Matsushita), Mankichi Adachi (father), Kikujiro Adachi (husband; deceased), and Masao Adachi (son). Her home address is listed as 599 No. 9 Road, Lulu Island, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameMiyano Adachi
Custodian Identification Number6068
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Lulu Island


Custodian Case Files (1)


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