Namie Koyanagi

Namie Koyanagi

She was born on 16 November 1883. She is also listed in the files as Namiye Koyanagi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Chuzo Koyanagi (husband), Hisako Koyanagi (daughter), and Emiko Koyanagi (daughter). Her home address is listed as Haney, BC and Terra Nova, Eburne, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lillooet, BC.

Metadata

ForenameNamie
SurnameKoyanagi
Regularized NameNamie Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number8870
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLillooet, BC

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Custodian Case Files (1)

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