Molokai History:

[from an English translation of Bishop Louis Maigret’s Journals, 1837-1877, SS.CC. Archives, St. Patrick’s Monastery, Honolulu]

June 30, 1851, 12 noon, Monday: Vicar Apostolic (Bishop) Maigret, SS.CC., along with SS.CC. Fathers Joachim, Aubert & J.M., 2 youngsters and Severino, A lay man, arrive in Severino’s launch to Kumueli (Kamalo), Molokai at 4pm from Oahu.

July 1, 1851, Tuesday: SS.CC. Fathers Aubert & Joachim go from Kumueli (Kamalo) to Kalaupapa with lil’ Philippe. SS.CC. Fathers L. Marie & Matthias & Bishop Maigret, SS.CC. stay in Kumueli (Kamalo).

July 2, 1851, Wednesday: SS.CC. Fathers L. Marie & Matthias and layman Akoni and Bishop Maigret, SS.CC. go from Kumueli (Kamalo) to Halawa to layman Atoroniko’s.

July 3, 1851, Thursday: Layman Akoni returns to Kumueli (Kamalo) from Halawa.

[to be continued…..]

Blessings, pono and pule!

Fr. Brian Guerrini,