Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 00237
Claimant: Kaauwai, Zorobabel
Other claimant:Kealiiahonui, opposes
Other name:
Island: Oahu
District: Kona
Ahupuaa: Honolulu
Ili: Kawananakoa
Statistics: 4003 characters 659 words
No. 237, Kaauwai, claimant
F.R. 157v1

1 document in Native Register, page 7, volume 2

N.R. 7v2
No. 237, Z. Kaauwai, Honolulu, Oahu, Halekauila

Greetings to you, the Land Commissioners of the Hawaiian Islands, of the Independent King. I hereby tell you of my kuleana at Honolulu in the upland of Nuuanu at Kawananakoa. The basis of my claim is in the paper and the explanation and the boundaries of this parcel of land are on another paper, and all the diagrams. My witness is Hoale, whom you can call, and I will bring some /other/ witnesses. The Konohiki has seen the paper.
I am, with thanks to you.
/See diagram/ [No diagram in this text]
October 14, 1846

See page 8, Native Testimony

F.T. 175v1
Claim No. 237, Z. Kaauwai, September 13th [1847]

Hawaii testified on oath, he knows the place. It is on the right side of the road leading to Nuuanu from Honolulu.

On the East is land of Ke ....

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.... , that is the south section and Keliiahonui is working on that lot now."

A Document of agreement between Kahoale and Z. Kaauwai for the property-

I am Kahoale who with Z. Kaauwai have agreed on this protected sale concerning living on the property.

Thus: My right to live there is by Kaauwai. Produce of that and this kind produced by me and things constructed by me are for Kaauwai and I shall be subjected to Kaauwai's konohiki and Kaauwai will be responsible for the konohiki.

The payment for the entire place with all of the plants is $10.00, $1.50 is for the house, the total is $11.50 and that has been agreed by us.

We together with all of our personal witnesses hereby write our names on this 15th day of May in the year 1846 in Honolulu, Oahu, certifying to the truthfulness of our statements*
Hoale, Z. Kaauwai
Personal Witnesses: Malalhi, Keaweluaole, Naipupaka

[Award 237; R.P. 1983; Kawananakoa Honolulu Kona; 1 ap.; .85 Ac.]