High Chiefess Keōpūolani

High Chiefess Keōpūolani (HM233X)

Location: Waikoloa Village, HI 96738 Hawaii County
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N 19° 54.846', W 155° 52.755'

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(1778-1823)

Chiefs of highest rank and sacred wife of Kamehameha I married in 1791. Mother of Kamehameha II, Kamehameha III and Princess Nāhi'ena;ena. Keōpūolani's extremely high-ranking ali'i (royalty) status prohibited people from looking at her. Even husband Kamehameha I lowered himself in her presence. She defied the kapu of men and women eating together in public by eating with her son Kauikeaouli. (no picture available)
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HM NumberHM233X
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Date Added Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)5Q E 198554 N 2204557
Decimal Degrees19.91410000, -155.87925000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 19° 54.846', W 155° 52.755'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds19° 54' 50.76" N, 155° 52' 45.3" W
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Area Code(s)808
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 69201 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Waikoloa Village HI 96738, US
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