Chiukichi Miyagawa

Chiukichi Miyagawa

He was born on 11 September 1876. He was a cook. His family includes Ite Miyagawa [possibly Ito Miyagawa] (mother; nee Ite Kara or Ito Kara), Tsuke Miyagawa [possibly Tsuhe Miyagawa] (father), and Kizu Miyagawa (wife; nee Kizu Koga). His home address is listed as 314 Fenton Street, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taber, AB.


Regularized NameChiukichi Miyagawa
Custodian Identification Number4808
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceTaber, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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