Taugapusi Tuia

Female1870–

Brief Life History of Taugapusi

When Taugapusi Tuia was born in 1870, in Safata, Upolu, Samoa, her father, Tupua Mailei Tuia, was 23 and her mother, Kuea, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Tupua Mailei Tuia
1847–1906
Kuea
1835–1908
Sisafata
1865–1918
Sisafata Tuia
1865–
Limaono Tuia
1867–1892
Taugapusi Tuia
1870–
To'ipua Tuia
1871–
Limaono Tuia
Toetoe Tuia
1875–1878
Matalega Silei Tuia
1890–1965

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (3)

    1899

    Age 29

    Germany annexes Western Samoa, the U.S. takes over eastern Samoa and Britain withdraws its claim to the islands in accordance with treaty between Germany, Britain and the U.S.

    1914

    Age 44

    New Zealand occupies Western Samoa during World War I and continues to administer it after the war by virtue of a League of Nations mandate (and a United Nations mandate after World War II).

    1939

    Age 69

    U.S. troops stationed in Western Samoa during World War II, but no battles are fought on the islands.

    Name Meaning

    Spanish, Catalan, Galician, and Portuguese: habitational name from any of the places so named. Compare De Guia .

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

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