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Genealogy is also known as family history.  It is the study of families through history tracing their lineages and origins.  

History - Japanese Picture Brides.

Check out the interesting article.  The Gentlemenʻs Agreement of 1908 had a loophole and many single Japanese plantation workers took advantage of it to “bring” a bride over from the old country.

Resources available on this website can be found on the Resources tab.  

If you are looking for help researching your Hawaii ancestors, this is the right place.  If you'd like to share research links or information please write to me!

Please help these family genealogists find answers to their queries. 

The contact E-mails were verified in Jan 2016.  Queries with valid E-mail are maintained here. If you have a surname that you think you can help with, please use the Surname Alphabetic Search. Queries may also be accessed here. They are arranged newest to oldest.
Mahalo for your kokua!

a hui hou (until we meet again)
Doreen Harunaga-Ewing
Honolulu County Coordinator

©October 2016                         Honolulu County Coordinator Doreen Harunaga-Ewing