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Claim Number: 04969
Claimant: Kalama
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Hawaii
District: Hilo
Ahupuaa: Paukaa
Ili: Kapoho
Statistics: 1807 characters 306 words
No. 4969, Kalama
N.R. 693-694v8

Greetings to the Land Commissioners at Honolulu, Island of Oahu: I hereby state my claim for land received from the konohikis. It is in an ili in Paukaa ahupua'a, named Kapoho. I measured my own place and it is 160 fathoms by 160 fathoms. My kihapai which I cultivate is there and my house is at the stream on land which is 20 fathoms by 10 fathoms. That is my statement to you.

F.T. 20v5
No. 4969, Kalama, Thursday, November 16th, 1848

Palapala, sworn deposed, that he knows the claim of Ka ....

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No. 4969, Kalama, November 16

Palapala, sworn, He has seen in ili land Kapoho of Paukaa ahupuaa in Hilo, a land section.

[It is bounded]:
Mauka and Hamakua by idle land
Makai by Maa and Nahakuelua's land
Puna by stream.

Land has no fence, no house, it has 2 cultivated kihapais. These old residents since their parents during the time of Kamehameha I. No one has objected.

Paulo, sworn, He has known this land exactly in the same way Papalapala had stated here.

[Award 4969; R.P. 4689; Paukaa Hilo; 1 ap.; 1.88 acs]