Kiku Sonoda

Kiku Sonoda

She was born on 10 October 1884. Her maiden name is Kiku Higashi. Her family includes Tami Higashi (mother), Tokugiro Higashi (father), and Tatsuhiko Sonoda (husband). She lived at Rural Route No. 3, Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameKiku Sonoda
Custodian Identification Number14677
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.