Death of Kaimana Wahine.
In the evening of this past Monday, at the hour of 7:30, Mrs. Anna Maria Dimond let go of her breath, the aged companion of this life of Mr. Henry Dimond, at the age of 85.
She was born in the city of New York on the 19th of May, 1808. She married Henry Dimond on November 3, 1834, and landed in Honolulu in June [6,] 1835, along with Titus Coan [Koana] and Edwin Oscar Hall [Holo] folks. With the death of E. O. Hall, the Dimonds were the only ones left from those who came on the same journey here. Continue reading →
This past Monday, Nov. 3, was the 50th anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Dimond of this town, in the golden bond of holy marriage, and there are but a few of our kamaaina living here who have reached this milestone. And as something done for couples who reach this milestone, a festive party is prepared for the reaching of this “golden anniversary” and so forth; however this is not being done being barred by one thing, that being the weakness of Mrs. Dimond. The two were married in New York, America. November 3, 1834; and at the same time Mr. and Mrs. E. O. Hall were married. Mr Dimond came to Hawaii nei as a book binder for the Missionaries, while Mr. Hall came as a printer.
(Kuokoa, 11/8/1884, p. 2)
Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XXIII, Helu 45, Aoao 2. Novemaba 8, 1884.