Miyoshi Goto

Miyoshi Goto

She was born on 22 April 1901. She was a self-employed farmer and housewife. Her family includes Kameyo Sato (mother), Shojuro Sato [possibly Shojino Sato] (father), Yasukichi Goto (husband), Naoe Goto (daughter), Terugi Goto (son), Tomoko Goto (daughter), Sakae Goto (daughter), and Masae Goto (daughter). Her home address is listed as Strawberry Hill, Surrey, BC. Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMiyoshi
SurnameGoto
Regularized NameMiyoshi Goto
Custodian Identification Number7706
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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