Sumiye Miyake

Sumiye Miyake

She was born on 5 June 1898. She was a housewife. Her family includes Ryukichi Miyake (husband), Miori Miyake (daughter), Kanaye Miyake (daughter), Harumi Miyake (daughter), Chiharu Miyake (daughter), Bunray Miyake (son). Her home address is listed as 853 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameSumiye Miyake
Custodian Identification Number10244
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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