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Aesha Ohelo, age 5 (1989), daughter Dawn Aloha Kekoolani, great grandaughter of Nawai and Emily Kekoolani












































This is a private family website and the information presented is for the specific benefit of Native Hawaiian people, related to us by blood, who are conducting research into their own personal genealogies. This is not an academic, scholarly or informational resource for use by the general public or the Office of Hawaiian Affairs. Special permission for limited access is required. Please submit your research request and project description in writing. Email dean@kukulumedia.com. MAHALO.


     Kumu Hula Dawn Aloha Keko'olani (1961-2011)


Kekoolani Genealogy Database

A large database  for researching genealogy. Contains information on the Kekoolani family and other descendants of the chiefs of Old Hawaii. Includes a link to download the complete database as a GEDCOM file.


Ali'i Charts

Graphic flow charts showing the lineage of the Kekoolani ohana from the ruling chiefs of  of Kauai, Oahu, Maui and the Big Island.


Kekoolani Pedigrees

Lists  for the descendants of Charles Peleioholani Kekoolani (1875-1942) and his wife Lillian Kanakaole Kaeo Kekoolani (1882-1923) showing their chiefly ancestory.


Hussey Pedigrees

Lists for the descendants of  Nawai Kekoolani (b. 1875) and his wife Emily Kaelehiwa Hussey showing their chiefly ancestory and their hapa-hoale roots in New England, England and Normandy.

Family History

History of the Kekoolani Family of Hamakua

An overview of the Kekoolani family. Ends with a focus on the family of Nawai Kekoolani and Emily Hussey, but contains information relevant to many other living branches. Information on family patriarch Solomon Lehuani Kalaniomaiheuila Peleioholani.



About the Hawaiian homestead of the Kekoolani family on the Big Island's Hamakua coast.


The Story of Eheukani

The mystery of the lost 'Aha ula (Feather Cape) named Eheukani, a family treasure inherited from our ancestor Keeaumoku. It is said to have been lost in the Great China Town Fire of 1900. But is there more to the story?


Kekoolani-Hussey Family Reunion 2005

Photo gallery, schedule of events, and luau banquet program for the reunion of descendants of Nawai Kekoolani and Emily Hussey Kekoolani.



Pathways of Polynesia (Peter Marsh)

A website by Peter Marsh, who agrees with the unusual teachings of our kupuna Ali'i Solomon L.K. Peleioholani which state that the ancient Hawaiian people came not from the South Pacific, but from the North America and that our people's ancient ancestral homeland is the continental area stretching from Alaska to Canada.




Family Search

Genealogy records of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church). Searchable database. An excellent research resource for anyone interested in genealogy.



This website is dedicated to the memory of Nawai and Emily Kekoolani.

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