Kisa Kawamoto

Kisa Kawamoto

Her maiden name was Kisa Tomino. She was born on 14 February 1884. She was a housewife. Her family includes Konosuke Tomino (father), Toku Tomino (mother; nee Toku Kawamoto), Chujiro Kawamoto (husband) and Kinuyo Kawamoto (daughter). Her home address is listed as Eburne, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKisa Kawamoto
Custodian Identification Number9972
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Eburne


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