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Claim Number: 03311
Claimant: Mainui
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Kauai
District: Kona
Ahupuaa: Koloa, Hikina
Ili: Kaauwaeluna
Statistics: 2082 characters 349 words
No. 3311, Mainui, Koloa, January 11, 1848
N.R. 30-31v9

The Land Commissioners, greetings I, Mainui, a Hawaiian subject living at Koloa hereby state my claim for land. There are six lo`i; on the east is the watercourse, on the north is the kula. Seven chains is the distance from the watercourse, at the beginning, lying to the northeast to the lot of Hukiku, thence turning to the east, running 18 chains; that is the north side, to the wall, then turning south, 7 chains to the water course, thence turning and running to the northwest to the place of beginning, nine chains. Those are the boundaries of my land claim, /held/ from ancient times, and under Kanoa at this ....

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.... i's land and have heard the testimony of Kahukina. His words are true.

N.T. 25v13
No. 3311, Mainui

Kahukina, sworn, I know the land of Mainui in the ili of Kaauwaeluna in East Koloa. 6 lois and a sugar cane garden and a house lot.

Section 1
Mauka by kula of Keaku, an ili
Puna by kula and a loi of Lehukini
Makai by ili of Kaauwaelalo
Hanapepe by loi of Paa.

This land came from Hukiku in the time of Kaahumanu. No one has objected.

Lehuakini, witness, I have seen the testimony of Kahukina and it is true.

[Award 3311; R.P. 3752; Kaauwaeluna Koloa Kona; 1 ap.; 5.25 Acs 39 rods]