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Kamehameha  The Great
Royal House of Keoua Nui
Founder of the Kingdom of Hawai'i

Kamehameha I son of Keoua Kalani kupuapaikalaninui and his consort the High Chiefess Kekuiapoiwa, He conquered and united all the Hawaiian Islands and became the first king of all Hawai'i during the year 1700-1800 A.D.  His son, Liholiho ascended the throne under the title of Kamehameha II on May 20, 1819
King Kamehameha II
Reigned From 1819-1824

Prince Liholiho was the son of King Kamehameha I with his Consort, High Chiefess Keopuolani, succeeding the throne from his father on May 20, 1819,  His brother, Kauikeaouli was his successor taking the title of Kamehameha III.
King Kamehameha III
Reigned From 1824-1854

Prince Kauikeaouli was the son of Kamehameha I and his Consort, the High Chiefess Keopuolani, succeeding the throne from his brother, King Kamehameha II on June 6, 1825.  His nephew, Prince Alexander Liholiho was his successor, taking the title of Kamehameha IV.
King Kamehameha IV
Reigned From 1854-1863

Prince Alexander Liholiho was the Son of High Chief Mataio Kekuanaoa & Princess Kinau (daughter of Kamehameha I), succeeding the throne from his uncle, Kamehameha III on December 15, 1854.  His brother Prince Lot Kapuaiwa was his successor, taking the title of Kamehameha V.
Prince Lot Kepuaiwa was the Son of High Chief Mataio Kekuanaoa & Princess Kinau (daughter of Kamehameha I), succeeding the throne in 1863, after his brother, Kamehameha IV.  He did not have an heir to the throne, which enabled the Constitutional Law to elect an Ali'i from the Chief's Childrens' School who was eligible to the throne.  The Ali'i was William Lunalilo, a descendant from the brother of Kamehameha I.
King Kamehameha IV
Reigned From 1863-1872

High Chief Charles William Lunalilo was the Son of High Chief Charles Kana'ina & Princess Kekauluohi (niece of Kamehameha I), succeeding the throne in 1872, by Constitutional Law for the eligible members to the throne.   He also did not have an heir to the throne, which enabled the Constitutional Law to elect again an Ali'i who was eligible to the throne (of the Chief's Childrens' School) The Ali'i who won the election was David Kalakaua.
King Lunalilo
Reigned From 1872-1874

King Kalakaua
Reigned From 1874-1891

High Chief David Kalakaua was the Son of High Chief Kapa'akea & High Cheifess Keohokolole.  Descendant of Keoua Nui's cousins, the royal twin Kameeiamoku and his brother Keaweaheulu.  He succeeded the throne in 1872, by the Constitutional Law for the eligible members to the throne (of the Chief's Childrens School).  His successor was his sister, Princess Lili'u Kamaka'eha taking the title of Lili'uokalani
Princess Lili'u Kamaka'eha was the daughter of High Chief Kapa'akea & High Cheifess Keohokolole succeeding the throne from her brother, King Kalakaua on January, 21, 1991.  She was illegally deposed on January 17, 1893 by a forming government and died while in exile on November, 11, 1917.  Her legal heir was her niece, Princess Ka'iulani who died childless in 1899.
Queen Lili'uokalani
Reigned From 1891-1893 
​(Sovereign in exile until 1917)
Princess Elizabeth Keka'ani'au La'anui
Sovereign from 1917-1928
​(in exile)
High Chiefess Elizabeth Keka'ani'au La'anui was the daughter of High Chiefess Owana Kaheiheimalie & High Chief Gideon Peleioholani La'anui, the grand nephew of Kamehameha I.  Succeeding as Sovereign in exile after the death of Queen Liliuokalani on November 11,1917, under the Constitutional Laws for the eligible members to the throne (of the Chief's Childrens' School).   She was the head of the royal house and the only eligible royal member who could lawfully succeed the throne.  Her heir and successor is her niece, Princess Theresa Owana Ka'ohelelani La'anui.
High Chiefess Theresa Owana Ka'ohelelani La'anui was the daughter of Chiefess Kamaikaopa and High Chief Gideon Ka'ilipalaki La'anui, brother of Princess Elizabeth Keka'ani'au La'anui, she became the head of the royal house after the passing of Princess Elizabeth Keka'ani'au La'anui in 1928, continuing her royal prerogatives, her dynastic rights as the legitimate Sovereign in exile.
Princess Theresa Owana Ka'ohelelani La'anui
Sovereign from 1928-1944
​(in exile)
Princess Owana Ka'ohelelani La'anui Salazar
Sovereign from 1988-Present
​(in exile)
King Kamehameha I
King Kamehameha II
King Kamehameha III
King Kamehameha IV
King Kamehameha V
King Lunalilo
King Kalakaua
Queen Lili'uokalani
Princess Elizabeth Kek'ani'au La'anui
Princess Theresa Owana Ka'ohelelani La'anui
High Chiefess Owana Ka'ohelelani La'anui Wilcox Salazar's grandfather was Prince Robert Keoua Kalanikupuapaikalaninui Wilcox, the only son of Princess Theresa Owana Ka'ohelelani La'anui. His first child, Princess Helena Kalokuokamaile became the head of the royal house after Princess Theresa's death in 1944. Her daughter, Owana Ka'ohelelani Salazar succeeded her and became the head of the royal house in 1988.
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