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In the morning of Saturday, the 23rd of May, George Hueu Davis died, the son of Isaac Davis, the companion of John Young; from the two is where the name Nahaolelua comes. He was 71 years old; he lived with the girl, Miss Lucy Peabody, and died there.
Miss Lucy Peabody,
Treasurer for the Funds of the Hawaiian Delegates.
We are sending by your hand thirty dollars ($30.00). That being $25.00 from the Patriotic League of Kalawao and Kalaupapa, and a $5.00 gift from the Angel Society, “Hui Anela” of Kalaupapa, with hopes that the sum reaches your hand in entirety. Continue reading →
The Treasurer of the Delegates’ Funds, Miss Lucy Peabody, received from the Head Secretary of the Patriotic League [Ahahui Aloha Aina] of the Hawaiian Archipelago, fifteen dollars ($15.00) from the Patriotic League of Kalaupapa, Molokai.
[Even fifteen dollars was a great sum of money during those days.]
(Aloha Aina, 2/26/1898, p. 5)
Ke Aloha Aina, Buke IV, Helu 9, Aoao 5. Feberuari 26, 1898.
Edgar Henriques and Miss Kalani Davis were quietly married at the home of Miss Lucy Peabody, Vineyard street, last evening [June 10, 1898], the Rev. Alex. Mackintosh officiating. Only the relatives were present. The newly married couple have gone to Waikiki for their honeymoon.
(Pacific Commercial Advertiser, 6/24/1898, p. 7)
The Pacific Commercial Advertiser, Volume XXVII, Number 4954, Page 7. June 24, 1898.
That chiefess born of the land, Mrs. Lucy Kaheiheimalie Peabody Henriques has gone. She was loved by all of us, and she was a precious one among the people. She was going silently away these past weeks. Aloha with unending tears. She went to see the sacred bosom of Kane. The rejected flowers were strewn at Wailua [?? Ua ahu iho la na pua wahawaha i Wailua]; she left grieving behind, her beloved lei, her daughter, Kalanikiekie Henriques. Continue reading →
In the evening of this past Thursday, at Saint Andrews Church [luakini o Sana Anaru], joined by the Rev. J. Usebone was Miss Kalani Laanui and Charles Reeves, who is a haole that works at the Mutual Telephone Company [Hui Telepone Mutuala]. After the bond was tied, they went to place of Miss Luke Peabody [Lucy Pibode] at Kamanuwai, where a reception was held. A great majority of the people who came were those who know the bride.
(Makaainana, 5/24/1897, p. 1)
Ka Makaainana, Buke VII—-Ano Hou, Helu 21, Aoao 1. Mei 24, 1897.