Kiyono Nagata

Kiyono Nagata

She was born on 29 October 1892. She was a farmer’s help employed by Mayne Island Farming Company, Mayne Island, BC. Her maiden name was Kiyono Konishi. Her family includes Kumazo Nagata (husband), Tono Konishi (mother; nee Tono Age), and Kabutaro Konishi (father). Her home address is listed as Mayne Island, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Chase, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKiyono
SurnameNagata
Regularized NameKiyono Nagata
Custodian Identification Number8364
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceChase, BC

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Terminology

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