Just a little more on William S. Kioula marriage, 1920.

Centenarian Takes Bride of 60 Years

Hawaiian Born Before First Missionaries Came To Islands Married Wednesday Night

William S. Kioula, who will be a century old tomorrow, and Mrs. Lokalia Wahinenui, 61, were married on Wednesday evening, at Kawaiahao church by the pastor, Rev. Akaiko Akana, in the presence of many friends of the couple. The official witnesses to the ceremony were David Naeole and Charles A. Reeves, the latter being related by marriage to Mrs. Kioula.

Kioula, who looks not over 60, says he was born in Kona, Hawaii, a month before the landing of the first Christian Missionaries in the islands, which occurred in Kioula’s district of the Big Island. Honolulu’s oldest bridegroom was among the first native children to be christened by the missionaries. Continue reading

Vital Statistics, 4/2/1920.


Feliciano Morales to Elizabeth Akana, Mar. 13.
W. L. Kulder to Hannah de la Cruz, Mar. 20.
Henry Hookano to Anna Keliihoomalu, Mar. 22.
Sampson Kamakalulehua to Helen Hookano, Mar. 22.
James Papoko to Rose Perez, Mar. 22.
L. M. Villaneva to Julia C. Fat, Mar. 24.
George Kissel to Josephine L. Chong, Mar. 27.
Ah Leong Ching to Juanita Wood, Mar. 28.
John M. Kaua to Emma Kamahalauae, Mar. 28. Continue reading

Vital Statistics, 3/26/1920.


G. Militante to Emma L. Kahai, Mar. 16.
David Kalani to Hattie Kuihelani, Mar. 16.
Simeon K. Nawaa to Lucy Kupihea, Mar. 17.
W. S. Kioula to Lokalia Wahinenui, Mar. 17.
King Chong to Louisa Kahuhu, Mar. 17.
Jubilee Lukela to Helen Ayau, Mar. 18.
Benjamin McCabe to Mary Lum Sum, Mar. 18.
Feliciano Marales to Elizabeth Akana, Mar. 18. Continue reading