Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 01047
Claimant: Kahele
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Oahu
District: Kona
Ahupuaa: Honolulu
Ili: Auwaiolimu
Statistics: 2789 characters 447 words
No. 1047, Kahele, Honolulu, 26 November 1847
N.R. 608v2

Greetings to the Land Commissioners: I hereby tell you of my little claim for a mo`o `aina within the `ili `aina of Auwaiolimu in Honolulu. My mo`o `aina is within that `ili and also my house lot, under the konohiki. This is what I am telling your Honors. I am, with aloha, - on the day you call me, I will come with the proper witnesses.

F.T. 395v2
Cl. 1047, Kahele, 26 July 1848

Keaweluai, The place is in Auwaiolima, Honolulu aina, consisting of 3 pieces.

1. House lot bounded:
Mauka by land called "Kaalaa"
Waititi by main road to Nu ....

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.... e other for Kaanauwai. There are two patches and one pond in this section.

2. Section II:
Maalahia's land (which is Kaalaa Lalo), mauka
Nia's land, Waikiki
Puuone's land, makai
Nuuanu street, Ewa.

Kahele received these sections of land in the year 1836 from Liliha and he had lived there till the year 1841, when all of the land became mine with the exception of this place which has been for Kahele to this day."

Kekino, sworn and said, "My testimony for this land of Kahele is the same as Keaweluahi has just related here."

[Award 1047; R.P. 2088, 2089; Auwaiolimu Honolulu Kona; 3 ap.; 1.54 Acs]