Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 05281
Claimant: Kuhilani
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Maui
District: Honuaula
Ahupuaa: Paeahu
Ili: Kahulu, Kumukahi, Pauaua
Statistics: 4301 characters 721 words
No. 5281, Kuhilani, Honuaula, 30 Dec. 1848
N.R. 260v6

Hear ye, ye Land Commissioners: I hereby state to you that I, Kuhilani, have a claim for land, an `Ili, Paouou, in Paeahu. On the north is Nena, on the east is Nakuhulu, on the south is Paouou Two, on the west is the highway. The witness is Pahu.

Furthermore, there are 2 moku mau`u*, and 1 grove of lauhala. The witness is Kamaokai.

Furthermore, there are 5 mala of Irish potatoes. The witness is Kaneiholanli.

Furthermore, there is a house site, makai of Alamanini. On the north is a house lot, on the east is a stream, on the south is a landing, on the west is a sea. The witness is Pahu. I believe I have a claim to these things, therefore I so state to you, the Land Commissioners.

*/No data, but believed by Translator to be arable pockets of soil in rocky terrain/

F.T. 37v15
No. 5281, Claims in "Paeahu" Maui, Lahaina 19th Novr 1852, from N.T. v.7 p. 139

K. Pikanele, sworn, stated in ....

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.... inua
Makai by konohiki
Kahikinui by Government road,

No. 3:
Mauka by Ainua
Kula by Pepeiaonui
Makai by Puhene
Kahikinui by Pikanele.

No. 4:
Mauka by Naale
Kula by Makaole
Makai by Mahi
Kahikinui by Keahi's land.

No. 5:
Mauka, Kula by Kanakaokai
Makai by konohiki
Kahikinui by Kanakaokai.

No. 6:
Mauka, Kula by Kanakaokai
Makai by konohiki
Kahikinui by Kanakaokai.

N.T. 96v16
No. 5281, Kuhilani, Paeahu, 14 February 1852

I, Kuhilani have bought from W. Goodale, 7 acres of land in section 7, moo 3 of Paeahu, Maui, to be conveyed to me forever for $38.00 and because W. Goodale had consented to this, I am relinquishing the two remaining sections. I have no claim there.
Kuhilani (X (his mark)
Witness of the cross signature: Ainoa

[Award 5281; R.P. 6396; Kahulu Paeahu Honuaula; 1 ap.; 1.7 Acs; Kumukahi Paeahu Honuaula; 1 ap.; .507 Ac.; Pauaua Honuaula; 1 ap.; 8.1 Acs]