Naka Minamimaye

Naka Minamimaye

She was born on 8 December 1885. Her maiden name is Naka Omori. She was a housewife. Her family includes Okuma Omori (mother; nee Okuma Hotta), Hideichi Minamimaye (husband), Yoshiko Adachi (daughter; nee Yoshiko Minamimaye), Takako Ikebuchi (daughter; nee Takako Minamimaye), Mutsuko Tanaka (daughter; nee Mutsuko Minamimaye), Fumiyo Minamimaye (daughter), and Jimee Minamimaye (son). Her home address is listed as Vancouver Cannery, Eburne, BC. 966 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Notch Hill, BC.


Regularized NameNaka Minamimaye
Custodian Identification Number14945
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Notch Hill, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Eburne


Custodian Case Files (1)


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