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  • Mary Mele Kane'alai Hennessey (deceased)
    "Jake's great-grandmother Eliza Hennessey was the daughter of James KaKe po'okalani Hennessey and Mary Mele Kane'alai Kaina/Keaweolu, and was of somewhere between half and full Native Hawaiian ancestry...
  • James KaKe po'okalani Hennessey (deceased)
    "Jake's great-grandmother Eliza Hennessey was the daughter of James KaKe po'okalani Hennessey and Mary Mele Kane'alai Kaina/Keaweolu, and was of somewhere between half and full Native Hawaiian ancestry...
  • Eliza Hitchcock (deceased)
    "Jake's great-grandmother Eliza Hennessey was the daughter of James KaKe po'okalani Hennessey and Mary Mele Kane'alai Kaina/Keaweolu, and was of somewhere between half and full Native Hawaiian ancestry...
  • Mabel Pat Griffin (c.1922 - 2006)
    Mabel Hitchcock Griffin of Rutland, Vt., died Friday, July 21, 2006. Born in Maui, Hawaii, Mrs. Griffin was a daughter of the late Harvey Rexford and Eliza (Hennessey) Hitchcock. Following graduation...
  • Jake Lacy
    Jake Lacy is an American actor. He is best known for his portrayal of Casey Marion Davenport on the ABC sitcom Better with You and Pete Miller on the ninth and final season of The Office . He starred w...

Aloha,

In the Hawaiian language, Ohana means family, and this project has been created to help link together the families of Hawai'i into a bigger tree, and ultimately to the World Family Tree.

The geographic isolation of Hawai'i provides, in essence, a "small town" of a million inhabitants. Everyone is your auntie's cousin's brother-in-law's nephew, or so it seems. This is readily demonstrated by picking any current obituary in a Hawai'i newspaper and Googling the names of the deceased and their survivors to find additional obituaries. Before you know it, three or four other families are linked together, spanning two or three islands in the chain.

  1. If you find your late auntie, uncle or tutu in this project, please join as a collaborator and add more of your family.
  2. If you're building your own tree, please join as a collaborator, add your deceased relatives to the project, and google them to see who else you're linked to through them.

Mahalo!

History: Royal Ohanas