Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 05675
Claimant: Kaiama
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Hawaii
District: Kona, North
Ahupuaa: Kapalaalaea
Ili: Kupepeiao, Ililoa, Moenoku
Statistics: 2203 characters 348 words
No. 5675, Kaiama, Kapalaalaea 2, Hawaii, January 10, 1848
N.R. 393v8

Greetings to the Land Commissioners: I hereby tell of my house lot which is a very old one from the time of Kamehameha I. Combining the two long sides, the length is 276 feet, combining the two wide sides, it is 240 feet, a circumference of 516 feet. Furthermore, I have an ili, from Kahahana. On his death it was inherited by his keiki, Kahonu - we received our land from them. Kupepeiao is the name of one ili, and Ililoa is the name of another ili.
KA ....

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.... ai by konohiki
Kohala by Kupepeiao ili land.
2 cultivated kihapais.

Section 7 - House lot.
Mauka by idle land
Ka`u by Puhi's land
Makai by Government road
Kohala by Naai's house lot.

Lot has been enclosed, 4 houses for Kaiama and his people, they live there. Kaiama's interest from Kahahana at the time of Kamehameha II, no objections.

Puhi, sworn, Both he and Naai have known in the same way.

[Award 5675; Land Patent 8046; Kapalaalaea 2 Kona; 2 ap.; 3.12 Acs]