Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 03591
Claimant: Kapuniai
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Kauai
District: Kona
Ahupuaa: Waimea
Ili: Mahinauli
Statistics: 1521 characters 303 words
No. 3591, Kapuniai, Waimea, Kauai, January 10, 1848
N.R. 64-65v9

Greetings to the Land Commissioners: I hereby state my claim for land in Waimea, from Keaweamahi from the time when we were married, in 1839, until the present. Here is its diagram:


It is measured from the muliwai. From H to I, 34 chains, 3 fathoms, 3 feet. ....

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.... fathoms. From L, 6 fathoms. From L to F, 7 fathoms, From F to D, 10 chains. From D to B, 24 chains. From B to A, 9 fathoms. From A to N, 10 chains, 5 fathoms. That is the circumference.

[Award 3591; R.P. 8070; Waimea Kona; 2 ap; 18 Acs 1 rood 8 rods; See Award 2290 for other documents; see also Award 6305 same Waimea award; Nno award on Oahu]