David Keawe Nu'uhiwa

1832–8 June 1906 (Age 74)
Mänä, Kaua'i, Kingdom of Hawaii

The Life of David Keawe

When David Keawe Nu'uhiwa was born in 1832, in Mänä, Kaua'i, Kingdom of Hawaii, his father, Opunui Makua Nuuhiwa, was 45 and his mother, Emelanui Kahalili, was 41. He married Haumanaohia Ouna on 19 June 1851, in Waimea, Kauai, Hawaii Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 8 June 1906, in Wainiha, Kauai, Hawaii Territory, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

David Keawe Nu'uhiwa
1832–1906
Haumanaohia Ouna
1835–1888
Marriage: 19 June 1851
Sarah Kalaopu Kahololio Nuuhiwa
1854–1918
Hannah or Hanaokana Nuuhiwa
1860–1888
Haumanaohia or Manaohia or Kahaumanaohia Nuuhiwa
1862–1930
Ouna
1863–1897
Naapuwai Nuuhiwa
1870–
Kia or Miriam Kia Pahuole Nuuhiwa
1875–
Solomon David Nuuhiwa Sr
1856–1941
Imiola Nuuhiwa
1857–1900
George Kahaleao Nuuhiwa
1858–1923
Abraham Nuuhiwa
1860–
Kalainea Nuuhiwa
1864–1901
Simeona Kiaainakeikikoioewa Nuuhiwa
1868–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 June 1851
Waimea, Kauai, Hawaii Territory, United States
children

(12)

    Sarah Kalaopu Kahololio Nuuhiwa

    Female1854–1918Female

    Male1856–1941Male

    Imiola Nuuhiwa

    Female1857–1900Female

    George Kahaleao Nuuhiwa

    Male1858–1923Male

    Hannah or Hanaokana Nuuhiwa

    Female1860–1888Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Opunui Makua Nuuhiwa

    Male1787–1880Male

    Emelanui Kahalili

    Female1791–1881Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1832 · The Black Hawk War

Age 0

Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1863

Age 31

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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Story Highlight

AKA Von Runge

August was a whaler who jumped ship in Lahaina. It was said that his name may be Von Runge. His name is shown as Von Runge on some legal papers. He arrived in Maui, Hawaii on a ship arriving in 1867. …

Sources (2)

  • Legacy NFS Source: David Keawe Nu'uhiwa - Individual or family possessions: birth: March 1836; Waimea, Kauai, Hawaii, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: David Keawe Nu'uhiwa - Individual or family possessions: birth: about 1825;

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