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Ratu Josaia Tabaiwalu Rakuita, Roko Tui Waimaro

Male 1932 - 1981  (49 years)


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  • Name Josaia Tabaiwalu Rakuita 
    Prefix Ratu 
    Suffix Roko Tui Waimaro 
    Born 31 Mar 1932  Bau, Tailevu, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Acceded Nubukaluka, Waimaro, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tui (king) of Waimaro 
    • Tui (king) of Waimaro one of the kingdoms in Fiji
    Fact 6 Village is Nabukaluka  [1
    • Village is Nabukaluka
    Fact 7 Matagali is Turaga  [1
    • Matagali is Turaga
    Fact 8 Yavusa is Naocokavika  [1
    • Yavusa is Naocokavika
    Fact 9 Vanua is Waimaro  [1
    • Vanua is Waimaro
    TitleOfNobility Tui (king), Waimaro, Fiji, Polynesia, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Tui 
    Name Ratu Rakuita 
    _FSFTID LVWW-YHB 
    _FSLINK https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LVWW-YHB 
    Died Sep 1981  Suva, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nubukaluka, Waimaro, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Ratu Rakuita was the son of the great Tui (king) of Waimaro, Ratu Rakui ta and Adi Moapa. Adi Moapa was the daughter of the king of Bau and gre at granddaughter of the primary king of Fiji that seded Fiji to Great Brit on Ratu Cakubau. She was the highest ranking woman in Fiji. (Ratu is a tit tle of respect meaning father or prince.) (Adi is a tittle of respect usua lly translated princes) (Tui
    • (Research):http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/598059/person/673186297
    Person ID I262  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2015 

    Father Ratu Apenisa Vosavakarua, Roko Tui Waimaro,   b. Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Adi Litiana Maopa,   b. 30 Nov 1906, Bau, Tailevu, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1997, Bau, Tailevu, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married Unknown  Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F97  Group Sheet

    Married Type: Associated with 
    _STAT Associated with 
    Children 
     1. Adi Kelera Cevalala
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F107  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Timaleti Vanasalei (Tima) Raivaroro 
    Children 
     1. Adi Pateresia II Vonokula,   b. 7 Sep 1955, Nubukaluka, Waimaro, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nubukaluka, Waimaro, Fiji, Pacific Islands Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Adi Fulori Toakalou
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F82  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Ela 
    Children 
     1. Adi Lusiana Tinanikairewa
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F109  Group Sheet

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    Ratu Rakuita
    Ratu Rakuita
    Tui Waimaro

  • Sources 
    1. [S24] Fulori's birth certificate.

    2. [S1736] FamilySearch Family Tree (http://www.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 7 May 2015), entry for Josaia Tabaiwalu Rakuita, person ID LVWW-YHB. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S284] Verbal records: Supplied by Adi Divono, Roko Tui Waimaro, (Adi Fulori's Ancestry: From Oral History recited to me by Roko Tui Waimaro, Adi Pataresia Vonokula (Adi Divono) and taken down by hand by me at her home in Nabukaluka, Waimoro, Fiji 1983).