Taniela Mahui

about 1879–
Kolomotu'a, Tongatapu, Tonga

The Life of Taniela

When Taniela Mahui was born about 1879, in Kolomotu'a, Tongatapu, Tonga, his father, Tamasi Mahe, was 27 and his mother, 'Alilia Fifita, was 22. He married Lu'isa Vaifao about 1905. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Tonga, and was buried in Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Tonga.

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Family Time Line

Taniela Mahui
1879–
Vaifao Lasike
1879–
Marriage: 1913
Tevita Tahilanu Mahui
1898–
Tapaita Mahu'i
Meleana Mahui
1909–
Mele'ana
1912–
Tahilanu Mahu'I
1914–
Fane Mahui
1923–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1913
Kolofo'Ou,Tongatapu, Tonga, Pacific Islands
children

(6)

    Male1898–Male

    Meleana Mahui

    Female1909–Female

    Mele'ana

    Female1912–Female

    Tahilanu Mahu'I

    Male1914–Male

    Fane Mahui

    Female1923–1989Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Tamasi Mahe

    Male1852–Male

    'Alilia Fifita

    Female1857–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (1)

1970

Age 91

Tonga ceases to be a British protectorate and becomes fully independent within the British Commonwealth.

Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic mahdī ‘guided’. This was the name of the twelfth Shiite imam, who disappeared in mysterious circumstances in 939 , giving rise to a belief that he will return and unite Muslims under his leadership, triumphing over injustice.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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