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Claim Number: 04994
Claimant: Kapuaa
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Hawaii
District: Hilo
Ahupuaa: Ponahawai
Statistics: 1465 characters 214 words
No. 4994, Kapuaa, Ponahawai, Hilo, January 15, 1848
N.R. 697v8

Hear ye, ye Land Commissioners: I hereby tell you of my separate land, mauka in Ponahawai, close to the forest. This land was formerly not cultivated and I desire to have this land for myself. It is 320 fathoms by 240 fathoms.

F.T. 9v5
No. 4994, Kapuaa, ....

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.... land
Makai by idle land
Puna by Kaimana's land
2 kihapais, 2 houses for Kapuaa and his people.

Old land from the grandparents during the time of Kamehameha I; no one has objected.

Kahau, sworn, He has known exactly as Kukeleau had related here.

[Award 4994; R.P. 5517; Ponahawai Hilo; 1 ap.; 5.8 Acs; See also Land Grant 4282]