Yanago Enta

Yanago Enta

He was born on 22 February 1889. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Imayo Enta (wife; nee Imayo Takayo), Waichiro Enta (son), Mari Enta [also listed as Mary Enta] (daughter), Tomi Enta (son), Keni Enta [also listed as Kenneth Enta] (son), Timmy Enta [possibly Tommy Enta] (son), and Bernice Enta [also listed as Sueko Enta] (daughter). His home address is listed as Scott Road, Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Fernie, BC and Winnipeg, MB.

Metadata

ForenameYanago
SurnameEnta
Regularized NameYanago Enta
Custodian Identification Number4569
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceFernie, BC
ResidenceWinnipeg, MB

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Enta

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