Yaye Kenno

Yaye Kenno

She was born on 10 April 1883. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kajiro Kenno (husband), Kato Kenno (son), Tatsuo Kenno (son), Kazuo Kenno (son), Mitsuko (daughter), Aiko Kenno (daughter) and Akira Kenno (son). Her home address is listed as 756 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameYaye Kenno
Custodian Identification Number9445
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSandon, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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