Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 05096
Claimant: Kapuhaula
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Hawaii
District: Hilo
Ahupuaa: Papaikou
Ili: Mokupuni
Statistics: 2108 characters 338 words
No. 5096, Kapuhaula, Papaikou, Hilo, Hawaii, January 14, 1848
N.R. 699v8

Respectful Greetings to the Land Commissioners at Honolulu, Oahu:I hereby state my claim for land to which I received the firmly established right from the konohikis. It is a little mauka in the land of Papaikou and is 232 fathoms by 109 fathoms. Within it are my house and all my cultivation.

F.T. 41v5
Cl. 5096, Kapuhaula, 1848, Board of Land Commission, Hilo, Hawaii, Monday November ....

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.... 1: Kihapai.
Mauka by konohiki
Hamakua by Inaina's land
Makai by road
Puna by stream
2 cultivated kihapais, no house.

Section 2: House lot.
Mauka by konohiki
Hamakua by Inaina's land
Makai and Puna by konohiki.
2 cultivated kihapais, 1 house for Kapuhaula, no fence.

Land from Kuhio in 1839. No objections.

Lulana, sworn, He has seen this (land) just as Inaina has seen it.

[Award 5096; R.P. 4684; Papaikou Hilo; 1 ap.; 1.5 Acs]