Sugi Miyata

Sugi Miyata

She was born on 22 March 1873. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kamekichi Miyata (husband), Hisashi Miyata (adopted grandson), Tsutomu Miyata (adopted grandson). Her home address is listed as 976 Pender Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameSugi Miyata
Custodian Identification Number10886
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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