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Claim Number: 00917
Claimant: Kaulu
Other claimant:Kaolike
Other name:
Island: Oahu
District: Ewa
Ahupuaa: Honouliuli
Ili: Kamilomilo, Kaaumakua
Statistics: 4390 characters 652 words
No. 917, Kaulu, Honouliuli, Ewa, October 21, 1847
N.R. 529-530v2


To the Honorable Land Commissioners of the Hawaiian Islands, Greetings: I hereby tell you of my claim for land and house, as directed by the law. This land is at Kamilomilo, Honouliuli, Ewa, Oahu. It is bound-ed on the north by the stream of Makaii, on the east by the land of Kalanihopu, on the south by the land of Kahikiula, on the west by bulrushes and the land of Kahakuliilii. My second claim is bounded on the north by the poalima of Kalanihopu, on the east by the land of Kaaiawaawa, on the south by the land of Kaaiawaawa, on the west by the land of Kahikiula. My third claim Is bounded on the north by the po`alima of Kalanihopu, and the on the east by the po`alima of Kalanihopu and the house of Kaniau, on the south by an irrigation ditch and the bulrushes, on the west by the land of Kahikiula and the land of Aemaikai. My fourth claim is bounded on the north by the shore, on the east by a hill and the Pond of Naholowaa, on the south by a salt-bed kula, on the west by the house of Pio. My house clai ....

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.... 's land, Waianae.

3. Section 3, two patches:
Kanahuna's land and Kaniau's land, mauka
Kalaihopu's land, Honolulu here
Kapio's land, makai
Amaikai's land, Waia-nae.

There is no fence here.

Section 4, one patch.
The ocean is mauka and Honolulu
Kekauonohi's land, makai
the land lot and Pio's land, Waianae.

Kaulu's land is from Kaawa during the time of Kaahumanu's reign. The land was inherited by Kaoliko at the time of Kaulu's death in the year 1848. Kaulu is the father of Kaoliko. He has five children, Kaluahiai is the second child, Kanakaole, third; Laoika (F), the fourth and the fifth child' is Kaanaana. We have heard definitely Kaulu's bequest of his land to his children and Kaoliko is the overseer."

Luana, sworn and stated, "I have seen this land and Kaulu's bequest of the property to his children exactly as Nunu has just related here."

[Award 917; R.P. 2866; Kaaumakua Honouliuli Ewa; 1 ap.; .391 Ac.; Kamilomilo Honouliuli Ewa; 2 ap.; 1.4 Acs]