Samuel Kaeo

29 September 1917–26 April 1982 (Age 64)
Kauai, Hawaii, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Kaeo was born on 29 September 1917, in Kauai, Hawaii, United States, his father, George Jordan Kā'eo, was 42 and his mother, Lizzie Wahinekapuokalua Kamahaku, was 44. He married Dorothy Kapuaala Williams on 23 April 1949. He lived in Hanalei, Kauai, Hawaii Territory, United States in 1920. He died on 26 April 1982, at the age of 64.

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Samuel Kaeo
Dorothy Kapuaala Williams
Marriage: 23 April 1949

Spouse and Children

23 April 1949
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 18

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Bulgarian (Káro): from the Turkish loanword kara ‘black’.2 Jewish (Sephardic, also Ashkenazic): nickname from Spanish caro ‘dear’. The surname is recorded in Toledo, Spain, in the 14th century. The Ashkenazic branch is ultimately of Sephardic origin.3 Slovenian: unexplained.

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

Sources (2)

  • Samuel Kaio in household of George Kaio, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Samuel Kaeo Sr, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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