Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 00191B
Claimant: Kapule
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Oahu
District: Kona
Ahupuaa: Honolulu
Ili: Punchbowl & Hotel Sts
Statistics: 3902 characters 701 words
No. [191B, Kapule] No. 191, M. Kekauonohi [See No. 6 below, Mr. Hupa]
N.R. 154-156v1

To the Land Commissioners, Greetings: I am telling you of my claims for my house lot at Honolulu.

1. The lot where Kaeo Ehu is living, the lot of Kalama, the lot where Kekualoa is living, the lot of L. Aneru /L. Andrews/; all these lots are one, and belong to me.

2. The lot where Kuke Bolabola Is living, and the lot of Poki, the lot of Pele, the lot of Mokunui, the lot of Namakeha at the shore and the lot of Keawe lawaia /Keawe the fisherman/ at the shore. All these lots.are mine alone.

3. The lot of Kaahumanu, the lot of Ke and the lot of Kinimaka are mine alone.

4. The lot of Kaopu ma, the lot of Kaaiaole, and the lot of Kamaki haole, next to the lot where the Chinese are living, and the place Kilimana /Gilman/ is buying, adjoining those Chinese people, and the place back of Kilimana, is lived on by some forei ....

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.... a house there but the boundaries are:

Mauka, Unauna
Waikiki, Puowaina Street
Makai, Laanui's lot
Ewa, my lot.

I have seen his mother, his servants and him live there to the present time. All of that place has been included in the place Kamehameha I had given me. I have not seen any other claimants there. I have seen his mother only.

Kepola, sworn, I have seen that this place has been completely enclosed. It is just as Wm. Beckley has related and he had been the first resident there. Later, Kukiiahu, the mother of Kapule had come to live there and life has been comfortable to this time: no one has objected.

[Award 191B; R.P. 1901; Punchbowl & Hotel Sts Honolulu Kona; 1 ap.; .22 Ac.; for Kapule; Makiki Honolulu Kona; 1 ap.; 2.25 Acs; See Location index under Makiki; see also also 2234B, not listed in index; R.P. index lists award 1901C to Kapule; No. 191B!, Kamakalohi, incorrect, see 239Z for Molokai]