arrow arrow
Ratu Josefa Celua [66105]
(Abt 1855-1886)
Adi Mere Kulabui [66536]
Ratu Isoa Gavidi [66294]
Ratu Epeli Popi Seniloli [66479]
(1883-1936)
Adi Torika Kainona [66480]
Ratu Sir George Kadavulevu Cakobau [66496]
(1912-1989)

 

Family Links

Spouses/Children:
1. Lady Adi Seruwaia Lelea Balekiwai [66506]
2. Adi Veniana Gavoka Radini Levuka [66497]

Ratu Sir George Kadavulevu Cakobau [66496]

  • Born: 6 Nov 1912
  • Marriage (1): Lady Adi Seruwaia Lelea Balekiwai [66506] in 1956
  • Marriage (2): Adi Veniana Gavoka Radini Levuka [66497] in 1937
  • Died: 25 Nov 1989 at age 77
picture

bullet  Research Notes:

Source : Harris M. Lentz III ; Heads of States and Governments ; McFarland & Co,Inc. 1994 N
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~royalty/fiji/i26.html#I26

http://members.iinet.net.au/~royalty/states/fiji/vunivalu.html

2nd Governor General of Fiji [13.1.1973] - [12.2.1983]
11th Vunivalu of Bau 1957/1989
Tui Levuka
K.St.J. [1973], G.C.M.G. [cr.1973], G.C.V.O. [cr.1977], O.B.E. [cr.1953], Royal Victorian Chain [1982]
From the leading chiefly Tui Kaba clan of Kubuna, he was educated at Queen Victoria School, Fiji then at Newington College, Australia and Wanganui Technical College, Wanganui, N.Z.; Member of the Great Council of Chiefs 1938/1972; he served with the Fiji Military Forces in World War II, with the rank of Captain; Member of the Legislative Council 1951/1973 (later the House of Representatives from 1970); Minister for Fijian Affairs and Local Government 1970/1971 and subsequently as a minister without portfolio 1971/1972; he retired from office in 1983.

Ratu Sir George Kadavulevu Cakobau, 11th Vunovalu of Bau 1957/1989, K.St.J. [1973], G.C.M.G. [cr.1973], G.C.V.O. [cr.1977], O.B.E. [cr.1953], Royal Victorian Chain [1982], Tui Levuka, 2nd Governor General of Fiji [13.1.1973] - [12.2.1983], born 6th November 1912, educated at Queen Victoria School, Fiji, Newington College, Australia and Wanganui Technical College, NZ. Served during WWII 1939/45, Captain, Fiji Military Forces. Member of the Council of Chiefs 1938/1972; Member of the Legislative Council 1951/1970; Minister for Fijian Affairs and Local Government 1970/1971; Minister without Portfolio 1971/1972, retired from office in 1983, married 1stly, 1937, Adi Veniana Gavoka, Radini Levuka, daughter of Ratu Inoke Mara, Roko Tui Namata, and his wife, Adi Alisi, married 2ndly, 1956, Lady Adi Lelea Seruwaia Balekiwai, daughter of Vilikesa Balekiwai, and his wife, Adi Sereana Tolanivutu Toganivalu, and had issue. He died 25th November 1989.


picture

George married Lady Adi Seruwaia Lelea Balekiwai [66506] [MRIN: 551619434], daughter of Vilikesa Balekiwai Komai Vunitavola from Bau [66507] and Adi Sereana Tolanivutu Toganivalu [66508], in 1956.


picture

George next married Adi Veniana Gavoka Radini Levuka [66497] [MRIN: 551619432], daughter of Ratu Inoke Mara Roko Tui Namata [66498] and Adi Alisi [66499], in 1937.




Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Web Site was Created 17 Mar 2015 with Legacy 8.0 from Millennia