Princess Virginia Kapooloku Poomaikelani Died
Posted: October 2, 2016 Filed under: Articles, Day in History, Deaths, Kingdom of Hawaii, Royalty, Teasers
Today in history — October 2, 1895, Princess Virginia Kapooloku Poomaikelani passed away. She was Queen Kapiolani’s younger sister, and her parents were Princess Kinoiki Kekaulike of Kauai and High Chief Kuhio Kalanianaole of Hilo. Virginia served as Governor of the Big Island from 1884 to 1886.
Read about her funeral arrangements in “Laid to Rest.”
“Laid to Rest”
Hawaiian gazette, October 4, 1895, Page 8