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Robert William WILCOX
Native Hawaiian revolutionary soldier and politician
Source : Tim DOWLING
Wilcox was born on the island of Maui. His father Captain William Slocum Wilcox (1814–1910) was a native of Newport, Rhode Island. His mother Kalua Makoleokalani (1836–1865), a native of Maui, was the daughter of Makoleokalani Hiapo (grandchild of Keawe?ikekahiali?iokamoku) and Haupa, a direct descendant of Lonomakaihonua (the son and the brother, respectively, of King Lonohonuakini and King Kaulahea II of Maui, who reigned in the 1600s). His parents sent him to Haleakala Boarding School in the town of Makawao.
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