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08078 Namakeha opposes
Claim Number: 08078
Claimant: Hakalaau
Other claimant:Namakeha opposes
Other name:
Island: Oahu
District: Kona
Ahupuaa: Honolulu
Ili: Kaalaaluna
Statistics: 2266 characters 377 words
No. 8078, Hakalaau, Honolulu, February 14, 1848
N.R. 487v5

Greetings to the Land Commissioners: I hereby state my claim for house site, at upper Kaalaa in Honolulu land. It is bounded makai by Kamakaeha's place, Ewa side by the road of George Booth, mauka by the lo`i of M. Kekuanaoa, Waikiki side by Namakaeha also. No one has opposed me.

N.T. 34-35v10
No. 8078, Hakalaau 7 August 1851

Luli, sworn, I have seen this claim of Kakalaau in Honolulu at Kaalaaluna, this is a lease with M ....

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.... en this place over which there is a dispute, it is in Kaaloa, Honolulu. Hakalaau has lived there under me, he has done farming there, but I have not allowed him to have interest in the land of my son.

Hakalaau was to have lived there without having interest for himself. That was my instructions to him. The big patches of this land I have given to Namakeha, I have not known of any other place, on which Hakalaau has had a claim.

I was agreed - Hakalaau has no claim, Namakeha, the konohiki has acquired it.

[No. 8078 not awarded]