James Kahui Pokipala Sr

8 October 1906–9 April 1985 (Age 78)
Pakala Village, Kauai, Hawaii, United States

The Life of James Kahui

When James Kahui Pokipala Sr was born on 8 October 1906, in Pakala Village, Kauai, Hawaii, United States, his father, William Benjamin Pokipala, was 44 and his mother, Keokilele Kiope, was 39. He married Marion Leilani Haili on 8 March 1928, in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii Territory, United States in 1930 and Representative District 5, Honolulu, Hawaii Territory, United States in 1940. He died on 9 April 1985, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

James Kahui Pokipala Sr
Marion Leilani Haili
Marriage: 8 March 1928
Lilinoe Pokipala
James Kahui Pokipala Jr
Benjamin Peter Davis Haili Pokipala Sr
Myron Kaleionaia Pokipala
Allen Haulani Pokipala

Spouse and Children

8 March 1928
Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Benjamin Pokipala


    Keokilele Kiope




    Ester Kamaka Pokipala


    Pua Melia Pokipala



World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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Sources (3)

  • Kahui Pokipala in household of William B Pokipala, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James Pokipala in household of William Hoopai Sr., "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Pokipala, "United States Census, 1940"

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