Masu Kamada

Masu Kamada

She was born on 10 February 1891. She was a housewife. Her family includes Rya Shiga (mother; nee Rya Oye), Kikumatsu Shiga (father), Naojiro Kamada [also listed as Noajiro Kamada or Naojira Kamada] (husband), and Masae Kamada (daughter). Her home address is listed as Bailey Road, Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasu
SurnameKamada
Regularized NameMasu Kamada
Custodian Identification Number4914
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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