Aki Kiyonaga

Aki Kiyonaga

She was born on 25 May 1895. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Aki Ueno. Her family includes Kihei Kiyonaga (husband), Tami Ueno (mother), Tenhichi Ueno (father), Kitaji Kiyonaga (son), Yukari Kiyonaga (daughter), Jiro Kiyonaga (son), Akie Kiyonaga (daughter). Her home address is listed as Box 129, Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameAki Kiyonaga
Custodian Identification Number8420
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Lemon Creek, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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