Chief Keawemauhili, House of Keawe

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About Chief Keawemauhili, House of Keawe

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Keawemauhili (1710–1790) was an important member of the Hawaiian nobility at the time of the founding of the Kingdom of Hawaii.

Biography

Family

He was a son of Kalaninuiamamao and his half-sister Kekaulike-i-Kawekiuonalani.

He first married Ululani, the Aliʻi Nui of Hilo, and then Kekikipaʻa, the daughter of Kameʻeiamoku and former wife of Kamehameha I. With his first wife he had sons Keaweokahikiona and Elelule Laʻakeaelelulu, and with his second wife, famous daughter Kapiʻolani (c. 1791) and son Koakanu.

Death

His half-brother, King Kalaniʻōpuʻu, died in 1781. He joined with his nephew Keōua Kuahuʻula in the Battle of Mokuʻōhai to fight Kamehameha I. He escaped the defeat and returned to Hilo.

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Chief Keawemauhili, House of Keawe's Timeline

1729
1729
Kau, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii, USA
1781
1781
1790
1790
Age 61
Kau, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii, USA
1997
June 20, 1997
Age 61
July 25, 1997
Age 61
August 2, 1997
Age 61
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