Kumaye Haya

Kumaye Haya

She was born on 10 June 1889. She was a cook employed by Green Cove. Her family includes Fusakichi Haya (husband), Yoshimatsu Haya (son), and Noboru Haya (son). Her home address is listed as 22 Seventh Avenue, P.O. Box 231, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Clinton, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKumaye
SurnameHaya
Regularized NameKumaye Haya
Custodian Identification Number4179
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceClinton, BC

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Terminology

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