Mume Enomoto

Mume Enomoto

She was born on 20 February 1880. She was a housewife. Her family includes Gentaro Miyagawa (common-law husband) and Tsunetaro Enomoto (former husband; deceased). Her home address is listed as 307 Ewen Avenue, New Westminster, BC. 230 11th Street, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameMume Enomoto
Custodian Identification Number7772
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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