Miyo Sakurai

Miyo Sakurai

She was born on 1 January 1883. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kin Oikawa (mother), Kokichi Oikawa (father), Shojiro Sakurai (husband), Toshio Sakurai (son), Toyoko Sakurai (daughter), Tomiko Takahashi (daughter; nee Tomiko Sakurai). Her home address is listed as 1091 Riverside Road, Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC.


Regularized NameMiyo Sakurai
Custodian Identification Number7576
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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