Yae Kenno

Yae Kenno

She was born on 10 April 1883. Her maiden name is Yae Tehara. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kajiro Kenno (husband), Kato Kenno (son), Tatsuo Kenno (son), Kazuo Kenno (son), Mitsuko Yamashita (daughter; Mitsuko Kenno), 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 NameYae Kenno
Custodian Identification Number9445
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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