Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 01098
Claimant: Kaulua
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Hawaii
District: Hilo
Ahupuaa: Ponahawai
Statistics: 2096 characters 321 words
No. 1098, Kaulua, Island of Hawaii, Ponahawaii, Hilo, 18 November 1847
N.R. 627v2

Know, O Land Commissioners officiating on the Island of Oahu, in the capital at Honolulu: I, Kaulua, hereby tell of my house lot claim in Hilo, in the Ahupua`a called Ponahawai, stating that the dimensions are: on the Puna side, 252 feet, on the makai side, 198 feet, on the Hilo side, 186 feet, on the mauka side, 246 feet.
With thanks,
To: William L. Lee, J.H. Smith, Z. Kaauwai, John Ii, N. Namauu


[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

[End of Preview]

.... nohawai ahupuaa in Hilo, Hawaii, a house lot (Palena).

[It is bounded]:
Mauka by government road
Hamakua by Hiona's lot
Makai by a pond for the konohiki
Puna by Paakana's lot.
It has been enclosed and there are 2 houses, 1 for Kaulua and 1 for Pika, he who lives temporarily under Kaulua.

Puniawa had given the land in 1832; no one has objected.

Lahaina, sworn, He has known exactly as Kauakahi had stated here.

[Award 1098; R.P. 2480; Ponahawai Hilo; 1 ap.; .77 Ac.]