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||Kahuku, Lenares, Ramos, Saldana
||I was born in Honolulu 19 Jan 1933. My mother, Mary Saldana,
was born abt. 1912 in Kahuku. My father, Christopher Lenares,
was born in Spain abt. 1911. My mothers father was Benedicto Saldana
and he was born in Puerto Rico abt. 1886. He worked on the Kahuku Sugar
plantation starting in 1909. My mothers mother was Felicita Saldana
born in Puerto Rico in abt. 1885, she also worked on the Kahuku Sugar
Plantation. They had 3 children.
My mother was married to John
Dias Ramos born at Hilo Hawaii abt. 1907. They had a child Vilma Saldonia
Ramos born 28 July 1930. I was adopted at birth. This was the family
I never knew. I am attempting to establish contact through genelogical
- Romana Saldana born in Puerto Rico
- John Saldana born in Puerto Rico abt. 1908,
- Mary Saldana, my mother, born in Kahuku abt. 1912
||Ching, Ling, Wong
||Searching for descendants of Wong Ching (Chinese) and Anna Wong Ching (Hawaiian), residents of Kohala at about 1900. They had two daughters that I know of, Clara (Lan Kyau Wong born 12/25/1899, married to Ross Anderson, relocated to Sonora California). The other daughter I know as "Mary Ling" who apparently lived on Kaimuki Avenue, Honolulu in 1966. I have a photo of Clara with her sister's two children taken at Mary Ling's Kaimuki Avenue home in 1966 (a girl about 4 years old and a boy about 2 years old). I am the god daughter of Clara (she had no children, but considered me her hanai daughter) and would appreciate any information on her relatives.
||I would like someone to take a picture or copy of my gret uncles headstone - Albert W. Smith's at National Memorial Cemetery of The Pacific. The address and plot are 2177 Puowaina Drive Honolulu, HI 96813 - Section R Site 350.
We finally found Albert after all these years. We thought he was buried in South Korea where he was killed in the Korean War 30 June 1951. (Birth date is 30 Oct 1918). I live in Oklahoma and I'll never be able to have this momento as I'm so far away so I ask for this headstone photo to remember my great uncle Woody.
||Jules Borges birth about 1875 married Alvida Souza birth 1865 both came from Portugal, children:
(Theresa & Mary could have been adopted from the Orphanage Father Edmond ran.)
They lived in Kalihi Valley and lived on Monte St. Both buried at the cemetary at Our Lady of the
||Walter Kalani Lane was born Oahu 11/15/1901. Father: John Carey Lane, Mother: Nellie Birch.
There is info Nellie Birch had a child 11/15/1901 but at the time of birth name of child and father was unknown. Walter went to Kamehaha School at one point and was raised at some point in an orphanage, perhaps a Cathollic orphanage.
||I am looking for any obituaries, probates, wills, and burial sites on an Albert Lyon and his son Ralph A. Lyon. I know Albert died in Honolulu 19 Oct 1906 and ran a book store. Ralph A married a Nalani T Jones in 1907, and they had a daughter Mary B.
Ralph A is listed as a Chemist Fertizler in the 1910 census. Ralph A and his wife drop out of site after 1910, and their daughter is living with her grandmother a H. Jones in 1920. Thanks
||I am looking for any information on a Bernard McNamee, who was a ship's captain. Died in Honolulu on July 4, 1895. Thanks!
||I am trying to locate the obituary for Earl J. Christian who
died in Honolulu on 10-31-1987. I am doing a family genealogy search
and want to check his daughter's name and place of residence (Elaine
||Cheok, Chuck, Cordes, Lau
||My father in-law, Robert Ting Chuck b.
1923 living, parents Hong Yee Chuck and Aoe Ting Chuck, buried at Nuuanu
Cemetery in Honolulu. Died before 1940, so probably born in late 1800's.
Any information on their parents? Spelling may originally have been
spelled Cheok - unsure. Thanks.
||I am looking for descendents of John (Keone) and Kekiokalani Kalauawa.
They lived Makiki Valley Honolulu, Hawaii. abt 1835 -- 1927. Other family names were Aukai, Aki, Kamauoha, Kaluna, Puhikea.
||Hello..I am researching the ancestors and descendants of Eleuterio Siangco. He is my great grandfather and I am putting
together a family tree. Could you please provide me with whatever information you can find out about this person. Thank You.
||I'm looking for information regarding Arthur Wright, more specifically his parents and a first wife? I have information saying he was born 4 Mar 1919 in Honolulu, son of Harry Wright and "Annie" (or "Kalalalahua") He married my grandmother in Ohio in 1980, so I was raised with him as my grandfather. I also have info that he was in the Army Engineers during WWII from 1942-1945 there in Hawaii. This is all info that was passed down to me by my parents, so I'm unsure as to how correct it may be. Any information regarding his parents (and his first wife as I believe he was married before my grandmother) would be a great asset to my family research! Thank you!
||I am looking for information on Edward Allen Creevey and his wife, Julia H., who resided in Honolulu from about 1915. I believe that Edward died in Honolulu sometime between 1933 and 1948. And his wife, Julia, died after. I would like to know when they died. They also had two daughters, Louise Ruth Creevey, born 1919, and Carol R. Creevey, born 1920. the Creevey family are cousins on my grandmother's Ross side of the family and I am interested in knowing what happened to them.
Anything would be appreciated. Thank you.
||My brother was killed in an auto accident there on March 2, 1973. His name was DALE LYNN MCMASTER. He was in the Navy.
Can you find the local newspaper article abou the accident and his death so that I can see what happened?? I am guessing his death certificate would be there in Hawaii, wouldn't it? Thanks!
||Hello, I'm trying to find out any information about a cousin we've lost contact with. I believe he may be deceased, but I don't have a physical address to use to request a death certificate.
Our cousin's name is Fred O. Harris, and he came from Mineral County, West Virginia, where my paternal grandmother's family comes from. He was very much into geneaological research and had at least one child (a son).
I believe he lived in Honolulu, may have had a realty business. His wife was Governor Burns' secretary. I appreciate any leads or information about him and his Hawaiian family.
||Family tradition has that Beaumont Wingate came to Honolulu in 1870 as a steam shipping agent. His children went to a school in Honolulu. Not sure what records are available to confirm when he lived and for how long at Honolulu. The family were back in San Francisco about 1880. I see Census records did not begin until 1900. Can you help. Thank you.
||Seeking information on John Peck Robinson b. 13 Oct 1925 in CA d. 19 Apr 1997 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was interred 29 Apr 1997 in Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
||My father, Stanley MAHER (STUTTS) born 25 May 1918, in Honolulu to Arthur P. MAHER and Frances G. GONSALVES. Arthur was connected to the Army Band and was the best friend to my Father's father George L. STUTTS. I am trying to find my Grandmother, Frances G. Gonsalves from Spain. She came to HI about 1911 with her parents, Diego and Antonia Navarro Gonsalves. I can't seem to find out anything else. All help will be appreciated.