Mahele Documents

Claim Number: 07533
Claimant: Kaiwi
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Oahu
District: Koolaupoko
Ahupuaa: Kaneohe
Ili: Punaluu
Statistics: 3262 characters 553 words
No. 7533, Kaiwi, Kaneohe, Island of Oahu, December 27, 1847
N.R. 350v5

To the Land Commissioners, Greetings: My claim is in the `ili of Kahueiki. There are forty-six lo`i, all together in one place, and a house. I got them from Keawe, and I live under him.

F.T. 286-287v3
Cl. 7533, Kaiwi, from Mr. Parker of Kaneohe, dated by claimant, 27 December 1847

Lihue, sworn, I am an old inhabitant of Kaneohe & know claimant's land. IT is in the Ili of Punaluu.

Mauka called Kakueiki, it is a moo aina called Puumaia and is as follows: Taro land and a house lot bounded:

Mauka by taro land of Eka
Koolauloa, of Uihele
Makai, of Keapuka
Kailua, of the same.

Claimant had the land from his ancestors ....

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.... d has had it in peace up to the present year. The ili is bought by Watson, who wished to take one large taro patch planted and growing.

Kepani, sworn says, the above testimony is true.

N.T. 626v3
No. 7533 - Kaiwi, Kaneohe. June 3. 1850

Lihue, sworn, I have seen this land at Kahueiki in Punaluu ili, Pumaia moo land in Kaneohe - 1 section.

Mauka land of Ehu
Koolauloa, land of Uihele
Makai, ili of Keapuka,
Kailua, also.

He had received his interest from his grandparents; no one had objected except for 1 big patch. Foreigner Umiuminui had protested for it.

Kapani, sworn, We both have known in the same way as Lihue has just related here.

[Award 7533; R.P. 97; Punaluu Kaneohe Koolaupoko; 1 ap.; 3.5 Acs]