Some Kadonaga

Some Kadonaga

She was born on 5 March 1891. Her occupation is listed as “Farmer’s Help”. Her maiden name is Some Saga. Her family includes Kitsu Saga (mother; nee Kitsu Kadonaga), Mitsutaro Saga (father), Toru Kadonaga (husband), Tomiko Kadonaga (daughter), and Mutsuko Kadonaga (daughter). Her home address is listed as Mayne Island, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB.


Regularized NameSome Kadonaga
Custodian Identification Number7220
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Magrath, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mayne Island


Custodian Case Files (1)


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