Sadayo Fujisawa

Sadayo Fujisawa

She was born on 3 March 1885. Her maiden name is Sadayo Nagano. She operated her own electric massage business. Her family includes Yumi Nagano (mother; nee Yumi Onodara), Usaburo Nagano (father), George Kintaro Fujisawa (husband), Lily Fujisawa (daughter), and Margaret Fujisawa (daughter). Her home address is listed as 289 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Westmount, QC and Montreal, QC. She died at Montreal, QC on 28 July 1945.

Metadata

ForenameSadayo
SurnameFujisawa
Regularized NameSadayo Fujisawa
Custodian Identification Number12500
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceWestmount, QC
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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