The death of Jonah Piikoi and his autobiography, 1859.

The death of J. Piikoi.

On the 26th of April, the Honorable J. Piikoi, one of the alii of this Hawaiian archipelago died. He was a much admired man for his competence and his determination in the duties given to him. He was 55 years old, and the sickness he died of was of quick pulse [? aalele nui], and problems with his blood flow, and he died.

Before the death of Piikoi, he prepared a story of his life, from his birth until the day he wrote it, that being the 7th of April. This is it below:

The Autobiography of J. Piikoi

I was born in the month of Ikuwa, that being January, in the year of the Lord 1804.

I was born in Waimea, Kauai, and that was where I was raised until the first Liholiho landed on Kauai on the 22nd of the month of  July, 1821. Continue reading

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HAWAII.

Hilo and Puna, ….. Rev. T. Coan (Koana.)
Kau, Kipimana, ….. W. C. Shipman
South Kona, ….. D. H. Nahinu.
North Kona, ….. Rev. T. E. Taylor.
South Kohala and Hamakua, ….. Rev. L. Lyons (Laiana.)
North Kohala, ….. Rev. E. Bond (Bona.)

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District 4, ….. Rev. W. O. Baldwin.
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Koolaupoko, ….. Rev. B. W. Parker.

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Koloa, ….. Rev. J. W. Smith.
Nawiliwili and Wailua, ….. Elikai.
District 4 and District 5, ….. Rev. E. Johnson.

(Hae Hawaii, 4/28/1858, p. 1)

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Ka Hae Hawaii, Buke 3, Ano Hou.—-Helu 4, Aoao 1. Aperila 28, 1858.