However, I knew from speaking to others that requirements differed from province to branch, so I kept trying…
After the accession of her brother, Kalākaua to the throne as monarch in 1874, she and her siblings were given Western style titles of Prince and Princess.
What struck me was the differing requirements from branch-to-branch, and the fact that few bank staff knew the rules or how to deal with my enquiry.
Moreover, when I pointed to requirements stated on the bank's website, I was told that things had changed, or “the manager said…” So I knew I had to write a post to help others though this process.
Liliʻuokalani was born on September 2, 1838, in Honolulu, on the island of Oʻahu.
Her parents were Analea Keohokālole and Caesar Kapaʻakea, but she was hānai (informally adopted) at birth to Abner Pākī and Laura Kōnia.