ClaimNumber: 07949

Claim Number: 07949
Claimant: Kekela, E., wahine
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Kauai
District: Halelea
Ahupuaa: Haena, Waioli
Ili: Keleke, Kalole, Makanaulua, Kaoneana

 

Apana: 5
 Awarded: 1
Loi: 3
 FR:
Plus: +
 NR: 365v9
Mala Taro:
FT: 90v12
Kula:
NT: 94-95v12
House lot: 2
 RP: 5269
Kihapai/Pakanu:
Number of Royal Patents: 1
Salt lands:
Koele/Poalima: Yes
Wauke:
 Loko: No
Olona:
Lokoia: No
Noni:
 Fishing Rights: No
Hala:
Sea/Shore/Dunes: No
Sweet Potatoes:
Auwai/Ditch: No
Irish Potatoes:
Other Edifice: No
Bananas:
 Spring/Well: No
Breadfruit:
 Pigpen: No
Coconut:
Road/Path: Yes
Coffee:
Burial/Graveyard: No
Oranges:
Wall/Fence: No
Bitter Melon/Gourd:
Stream/Muliwai/River: Yes
Sugar Cane:
Pali: No
Tobacco:
Disease: No
Koa/Kou Trees:
Claimant Died: No
Other Plants:
Other Trees:
Other Mammals: NoMiscellaneous: Woman konohiki; See 5497 not awarded, government road
No. 7949, E. Kekela
N.R. 365v9


Hear ye, ye Commissioners to Quiet Land Titles living at Hale Kauwila, Honolulu, Oahu, greetings: I, E. Kekela, a woman Konohiki, a Hawaiian subject, having authority over the ko`eles in the Ahupua`a of Haena, island of Kauai hereby tell of the number of ko`eles to which there is a right from formerly until this 31 day of January 1848. It is not possible for me to tell their dimensions because they are so numerous.

I hereby give their names:

Paki
Kahookumaka
Oahu,
Kapalaa, there are two
Akole and Haleahuine
Mailiili
Peekauai
Kalaole and Kailiili
Koi
Kanaele
Keokea.

KEKELA
Haena, Kauai
31 January 1848


F.T. 90v12
No. 7949, Kekela, Claimant

No. 5477

Kamakama, sworn, says I know the land of Kekela the Konohiki of Haena. They consist of 5 pieces as follows:

No. 1 is house lot in Waioli.
No. 2 is house lot in Kalele - Haena.
No. 3 is Loko kalo in ili Kalole called "Kanaele."
No. 4 is Loko kalo in ili Kalole called Esetere.
No. 5 is Loko in ili Kekenineulua called Paki.

No. 1 is house lot & bounded:
Mauka by kula Aupuni
Napali by Wana's house lot
Makai by public road on beach
Koolau by Meseko's house lot.

No. 2 is bounded:
Mauka by Konohiki's kula
Kapali by Konohiki's kula
Makai road on beach
Koolau by Konohiki's kula.

No. 3 is bounded:
Mauka by Kalaelehua's loi
Napali by Puuiki's loi
Makai by Nakeu's loi
Koolau by Opu's loi.

No. 4 is bounded:
Mauka by loi "Koia"
Napali by Koia brook
Makai by public road on beach
Koolau by Kaukapawa's loi.

No. 5 is bounded:
Mauka by Kapohunaka's loi
Napali by Nanahu's moo "Kahiipaia"
Makai by Naiwi's moo Kamookahi
Koolau by Kanehakili's lois.

Kekela became Konohiki of Haena about 1839 & occupied the house lot No. 2 & soon after [s]he made the 3 Lokos.

The house lot in Waioli was given by Palekaia about the same time or a little later. These claims have not been disputed up to this time. Opu & Keahiaka have houses in Kekela's house lot in Haena & Nihoa on the lot in Waioli.

Keahiahi, sworn, says I know the lands of Kekela as before mentioned. It is all true.


N.T. 94-95v12
No. 7949 and 5477, Kekela

Kaneiakama, sworn, he has seen Kekela's lands in Haena in five parcels.

Section 1 - Kaoneana in Waioli.
Section 2 - Kalele.
Section 3 - Kanaele.
Section 4 - Ekekela in Kaloli ili.
Section 5 - Makanalua.

Section 1:
Mauka by Government pasture
Napali by Wana's fence
Makai by Foot trail
Koolau by Maleko's enclosure.

Section 2 - House lot.
Mauka and Napali by Konohiki pasture
Makai by Government road
Koolau by Konohiki pasture.

Section 3:
Mauka by Kalailehua
Napali by Puniki's loi
Makai by Nakeu's loi
Koolau by Opu's loi.

Section 4 - Ekekela.
Mauka by Koia
Napali by Koia river
Makai by road
Koolau by Kaukapawa.

Section 5 - Paki.
Mauka by Kahookumaka's land
Napali by Nanahu's land
Makai by Kamookahi land
Koolau by Kanehakili.

Kekela was Konohiki for Haena in 1839, he [she] lived on the house lot and worked in the three lois. The house lot in Waioli was from Palekaia, no objections. Opu and Keahiaka have houses in Kekela's lot. Nihoa, claimant, lived on Waioli's lot

Keahiahi, sworn, he has seen Kekela's claims in the same way as Kanaeiakama, no objections.

[Award 7949; R.P. 5269; Makanaulua Haena Halelea; 1 ap.; 30 rods; Waioli Halelea; 1 ap.; 2 roods; Haena Halelea; 1 ap.; 2 roods 14 rods; Kalolo Haena Halelea; 1 ap.; 1.3 Acs; See also 5477 not awarded;]




 

 

 

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