Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 08329
Claimant: Kaniho, John
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Hawaii
District: Hamakua
Ahupuaa: Paalaea 1
Statistics: 1314 characters 238 words
No. 8329, Kaniho, Paalaea, Hamakua, Hawaii
N.R. 671v8

Greetings to the Land Commissioners: I hereby tell you of my house lot which is 88 fathoms long by 77 fathoms wide. It is at Paalaea, Hamakua, Hawaii and I have occupied it a long time. Also, there is my claim for 3 taro kihapai, 2 of sweet potato kih ....

[End of Top Preview]

This document has been trimmed for your preview.

To view and download this record, add to your document tray by clicking on the button.

Add to Document Tray

[Start of Bottom Preview (1/3 of document)]

.... ld lauhala. [illegible sentence] on which is his house lot, has one house, not enclosed. Gift of Kahamona. A.D. 1819. Surrounded by land of konohiki. I know of no counter claim.

Kalakoa. sworn deposed, he knows the evidence of Kahuli to be true.

[Award 8329; R.P. 7749; Paalaea 1 Hamakua; 1 ap.; 12. 4 Acs]