Isa Domae

Isa Domae

She was born on 20 September 1898. Her maiden name is Isa Hamanishi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Gin Hamanishi (mother), Iwakichi Hamanichi (father), Toyokichi Domae (husband), Iyoko Domae (daughter), Harumi Domae (daughter), Emiko Domae (daughter), and Sadao Domae (son). Her home address is listed as Nanaimo, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameIsa Domae
Custodian Identification Number2600
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Nanaimo


Custodian Case Files (1)


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