Taei Tupuola Silupevaelei

1880–1936
A'ufaga, Atua, Upolu, Samoa

The Life of Taei

When Taei Tupuola Silupevaelei was born on 4 August 1880, in A'ufaga, Atua, Upolu, Samoa, his father, Faafeu Silupevaelei, was 25 and his mother, Viena Leuea, was 19. He had at least 3 sons and 4 daughters with Asiasi Afoa. He died in A'ufaga, Atua, Upolu, Samoa, and was buried in A'ufaga, Atua, Upolu, Samoa.

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Family Time Line

Taei Tupuola Silupevaelei
1880–1936
Asiasi Afoa
1870–1920
Titi Taei
1901–
Tai Silupevaelei
1903–
Filo Silupevaelei
1905–
Vaiauma Silupevaelei
1905–
Lilia Silupevaelei
1913–
Silone Silupevaelei
1917–
Tai Tupuola
1918–

Spouse & Children

children

(7)

  • Titi Taei

    Male1901–Male

  • Tai Silupevaelei

    Female1903–Female

  • Filo Silupevaelei

    Male1905–Male

  • Vaiauma Silupevaelei

    Female1905–Female

  • Lilia Silupevaelei

    Male1913–Male

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (2)

1899

Age 19

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 34

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).

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I'm Olosega born from Fitu Sakaio and Fuaitua Tupuola. I have 3 brothers and 7 sisters. I ived with my parents and 1 brother and 5 sisters in Saleilua Falealili Samoa. I went to Poutasi elementary, an …

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Sources (3)

  • Tupuola Taei in entry for Vaiauma Tupuola, "Samoa Burials, 1895-1970"
  • Tasi Tupuola, "Samoa, Burials, 1895-1970"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Taei Tupuola Silupevaelei - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Taei Tupuola

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