Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 05002
Claimant: Kahanaumaikai
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Maui
District: Kaanapali
Ahupuaa: Honokawai
Ili: Kapili, Poelu, Poopohaku
Statistics: 5122 characters 800 words
No. 5002, Kahanaumaikai
N.R. 225v6

Hear ye, ye Land Commissioners: Be my land claim known to you all. I hereby state my claims for land. On the northwest are 18 lo`i, there also are potato kula, wauke, wiliwili, two kukui trees, and one clump of lauhala.

2. Furthermore, on the southwest are 23 lo`i, and there is also an adjacent potato kula, wauke, four `ohia trees. Makai of Kapili are two places, a potato mo`o and 1 potato loaloa*.

3. Here is the third - on the southwest are 23 lo`i; there is a loaloa* there adjoining it on the north. Just Makai is a potato loaloa*. Their names are Paaehu and Honokowai.
January 18, 1848

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F.T. 246-247v7
Cl. 5002, Kahanaumaikai

Kaukau, sworn, I know the lands of the claimant in part. He has in the ahupuaa of Honokowai and the ili of Kopili the following lands:

No. 1 is a potato ground makai.
No. 2 is a potato ground makai.
No. 3 is a potato ground mauka.
No. 4 is a potato ground mauka.
No. 5 is a section of kalo land mauka.

The claimant received these lands from his parents in the days of Kamehameha I and his title has never been disputed.

No. 1 is ....

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.... ahakuloa by Honokowai Stream.

Section 4 - Upland potato moo.
Mauka by Kaiholena Stream
Lahaina by Mat. Kekuanaoa's land
Makai and Kahakuloa by Haena ili.

Section 5 - Taro section.
Mauka by Anami Piliuia's land
Lahaina by Honokowai Stream
Makai by Kaukau's and Paki's land
Kahakuloa by H. (Honokowai) Stream

Makapuu, sworn, He has seen 4 sections at Poopohaku and Poehu in Honokowai. This interest was from Pikanele in 1845, no objections.

The boundaries are:

Section 6 - Taro at Poopohaku.
Mauka by Stream
Lahaina by Pali
Makai and Kahakuloa by Stream

Section 7 - Pasture.
Boundaries same as section 6.

Section 8 - Taro at Poehu.
Mauka by Poalima
Lahaina by Honokowai pali
Makai by Keaweluaole's land
Kahakuloa by Honokowai pali.

Section 9 - Pasture at Poehu.
Mauka by Puulena ili
Lahaina by Moomuku ili
Makai by Honokowai stream
Kahakuloa by Pohakea ili.

[Award 5002; R.P. 3559; Honokowai Kaanapali; 2 ap.; 5.74 Acs; Kapili Honokowai Kaanapali; 4 ap.; 8.26 Acs; Poelu Honokowai Kaanapali; 2 ap.; 3.04 Acs; Poopohaku Honokowai Kaanapali; 1 ap.; 1.35 Acs]