Adi Tuidravuwalu

Brief Life History of Adi

Adi Tuidravuwalu was born about 1792, in Fiji. She married Roko Taliai Tupou about 1810, in Lau, Fiji. She died in her hometown.

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Family Time Line

Roko Rasolo
1780–1870
Adi Tuidravuwalu
1792–
Roko Taliai Tupou

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    World Events (3)

    1800

    Traders visited to get sandalwood.

    1844

    First Roman Catholic missionaries arrive in Lakeba.

    1845

    The 11 year war. On a June morning the Roko Tui Dreketi, Banuve, was invited aboard Cakobau's canoe, Ra Marama, where he was to formally accept Cakobau's offer of peace, but no sooner had he stepped on board when Cakobau split his head with his battle axe. Chief Cakobau gains control of most of western Fiji, while another Christian convert, Ma'afu from Tonga, controls the east.

    Name Meaning

    As a girl's name it is a pet form of Alison , Alice (as in the case of American film actress Ali MacGraw , b. 1938 ), or any of the other female names formed with this first syllable. It is now also used as an independent given name. As a boy's name, it is used as a pet form of Alistair and is also an independent given name from an Arabic word meaning ‘sublime’ see ῾Ali .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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