Mahele Documents

05367
Claim Number: 05367
Claimant: Aiawale
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Maui
District: Kaanapali
Ahupuaa: Honokohau
Ili:
Statistics: 1769 characters 310 words
No. 5367, Aiawale
N.R. 45-46v5


Hear ye, Namauu, here is our petition to you, the Land Commissioners: Kindly correct any mistakes we make, because we are not experienced in the work of the honorable gathering. We are the people of Honokohau who are petitioning for all our land claims, from the kula to the lo`is and our houses.

Furthermore, my former letter explained my lands which I cultivate at Hookohau w ....

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.... st is Kahakuloa, on the west is Honolua, on the north is the ocean, on the south is the mountain. Thus is my entire explanation which is petitioned for to you, the land Commissioners of Hawaii. Our message to you is ended.
Farewell to you, and thanks to you, Namauu.
AIAWALE, School teacher

/Translator's note: the language of this claim is not at all clear!]

[No. 5367 not awarded; See Award 6145G]