Yusa Takagi

Yusa Takagi

She was born on 14 February 1897. Her name is also listed as Yusa Emi Takagi. Her maiden name is Yusa Emi Miyashima. She was a housewife. Her family includes Seki Miyashima (mother; nee Seki Morita), Kikoichi Miyashima (father), Kizuro Takagi (husbaand), Shizuko Takagi (daughter), Toshio Takagi (son), Fumiko Takagi (daughter), Tetsuo Takagi (son), Masa Takagi (daughter), and Emiko Takagi (daughter). Her home address is listed as 2746 Cheyenne Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Roseberry, BC and Farnham, QC.

Metadata

ForenameYusa
SurnameTakagi
Regularized NameYusa Takagi
Custodian Identification Number12756
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceRoseberry, BC
ResidenceFarnham, QC

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