Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 01026
Claimant: Dowsett, Mary, wahine
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Oahu
District: Kona
Ahupuaa: Honolulu
Ili: Garden Lane or Union St.
Statistics: 2199 characters 403 words
Claim 1026, Mary Dowsett

F.T. 103v3
Cl. 1026, Mary Dowsett, February 7 [1849]

Alexander Adams, sworn for claimant, I am well acquainted with the lot of Mrs. Dowsett situated in Honolulu. It is part of my lot which I sold to her. The survey of this lot made by T. Metcalf on 13th January 1849 shows the correct bounds of it. This is a portion of my old lot which was given to me in 1815 by Kamehameha I for services rendered to him, as a sea captain and in other ways. I held the same in quiet & peace un ....

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.... this was first given to me by Kamehameha I for some work I had done for him. I have lived comfortably without any disturbances until in the year 1834, in September, I had a sale with Mary Dowsett. I am confirming this bill of sale and I have affixed my signature to it in certification. No one has ever objected from the time of my contract with Mary Dowsett to this time.

[Award 1026; R.P. 26; Garden Lane Honolulu Kona; 1 ap.; .43 Ac.; Union St. 1 ap. .43 Ac.; same place, listed in different indices by two different place names]