|PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:
Malietoa clan has three branches (Moli, Gatuitasina and Talavou), who
the right to nominate the Malietoa. Rulers were...
- Susuga Malietoa TI'ALEMATAGI [aka Susuga
Malietoa Muagututi'a], married 1stly,
Taufailematagi Lio of the Tongan Tugi Clan (she married 2ndly, her
step-son, Susuga Malietia Ti'alematagi), married 2ndly, a Samaon lady,
and had issue, three sons.
- Muaausa (by Taufailematagi)
- Sulusulumaiva (by Taufailematagi)
- Susuga Malietoa FITISEMANU (by the Samoan lady)(qv)
- Susuga Malietoa FITISEMANU, married (amongst
others) (a), Pa'alo Memea,
married (b), Fuata'iotui Gaugau (Sapapali'i), married (c),
(his stepmother), married (d), Lamana Ta'isi Galumalemana, and had
issue. He died 1800.
- Susuga Malietoa VAI'INUPO TAVITA (by Pa'alo) (qv)
- Susuga Malietoa TINAI NATUITASINA TAIMALELAGI (by
- Tuitofa Aigaevalu (by Lamana), married Tuimaleali'ifano
SUITIPATIPA, and had issue.
- TAFA'IFA TO'OA SUALAUVI, married and had issue.
He died 1870.
- Susuga Malietoa VAI'INUPO TAVITA 1800/1841, born
1765, married 1stly, Si'uli Atuilagi Gatoloai, married 2ndly,
Fuata'iotui Gaugau, and had issue. He died 3rd May 1841.
- Tautaioleua Poutoa, married and had issue. He died in
battle at Afamasaga.
- Susuga Malietoa MOLI (by Si'uli)(qv)
- Susuga Malietoa TALAVOU TONUMAIPE’A (by Fuata'iotui)(qv)
- Susuga Malietoa TINAI NATUITASINA TAIMALELAGI (Tupu
Samala'ulu Tualau (Palauli), and had issue. He died 1858.
- Papali'i Pouvi Taimalelagi, married 1stly, Suluia
2ndly, Punipuao Savaemalo Afamasaga (Fasito'otai), and had issue.
- Siaumau Taimalelagi (by 1st marriage), married and had
- Fa'amuta Taimalelagi Malietoa, married 4thly, Inailau
Tuipoloa, and had issue.
- Siala Taimalelagi Malietoa.
- Maita Taimalelagi (by 1st marriage)
- Aionofa'asisila Taimalelagi Malietoa (by 2nd marriage),
Sao (Gautavai), and had issue. He died 5th January 1932.
- Soloia Taimalelagi, married James Stowers.
- Oso'oso Taimalelagi
- Malelega Taimalelagi
- Paepaega Taimalelagi
- Atele Taimalelagi
- Lu'ulau Taimalelagi
- Tupapau Taimalelagi
- Taiulavao Taimalelagi
- Susuga Malietoa MOLI 1858/1860, married Fa’alaitaua
Fuatino Su’apa’ia, and had
He died 1860.
- Susuga Malietoa LAUPEPA (qv)
- Saitaua, she married Leota Laiafi from Solosolo, and had
issue, one son.
- Sunu Leota Toomalatai, he married Faapusi
Matautu-Uta Apia, and had issue, one son.
- Toomalatai Laiafi Toomalatai of Matautu Apia
and Solosolo, married
and has descendants.
Malietoa TALAVOU TONUMAIPE’A 1860/1880,
married 1stly, Fa’amelea Malulaufa’i Lei’ataua, married 2ndly,
issue. He died 8th
- FALA'ATAITAUA (by Fa’amelea), married nine wives, 1stly,
Fa'asiu Foa'imea Leota, daughter of Luamanuvae of Gautavai, Savai'i,
had issue, two daughters, married 2ndly, Tapa'au Nai'ai, had issue, one
daughter, married 3rdly, Tu'ufau Pe'a, had issue, one daughter, married
4thly, Sua Auuapa'au, had issue, one daughter, married 5thly,
Fagasavali To'omalatai, had issue, two sons, married 6thly, Si'alei,
daughter of Tofilau from Iva, Savai'i, jad issue, a son, married 7thly,
Sili'olo Tupuola, had issue, one daughter, married 8thly, Lepepe
Alai'asa, had issue, one daughter, married 9thly, Salumalo Leilua,
daughter of Ta'alise Leilua Anamani from Falealili,
and his wife, Vaiolo Seiuliali'i, had issue, one son and one daughter,
and had issue, 12 children, sight sons and four daughters. He died 1910.
- Fatimagalo Sialafale (f) (by Fa'asiu Foa'imea Leota)
- Laufasa (f) (by Fa'asiu Foa'imea Leota)
- Fa'asaveve (f) (by Tapa'au Nai'ai)
- Tafa'ifa [aka Tafa'i] (f) (by Tu'ufau Pe'a)
- Feto'ai Pa'ese (f) (by Sua Auuapa'au), mother of
- Lauolefiso Malietoa (by Utumalafata), he married and
- Papali'i Nofoali'i Lauoletolo Malietoa, married
1stly, Si'imoa of Lalomanu, married 2ndly, Pineauro Leomiti of
- Sepoima Lauoletolo Malietoa, married Iosefa Siatini
of Fagatogo, Tutuila.
- Momoei Pomona Lauoletolo Malietoa, married Eugene
Reid, son of the late Cecil Reid of GHC-Reid.
- Lauoletolo Malietoa (by Utumalafata), assumed his
To'omalatai, as his own, married Manumanu Asi of Vaiala, and had issue.
- Lauolefiso Paepae To'omalatai Malietoa
- Lauoletolo Togia'i To'omalatai Malietoa
- Fagasavali To'omalatai Malietoa
- Moana To'omalatai Figel
- Emma To'omalatai Avegalio
- King Kong To'omalatai
- Leasuasu Tavita Fa'alataitaua (by Si'alei), a
Congregationalist minister, he married and had issue, two sons.
- Papali'i Misipati
- Talavou III
- Valelia (f)(by Sili'olo), mother of two sons, Sanele
- Sivaopipi (f) (by Lepepe Alai'asa)
- Fitisemanu II (m)(by Salumalo Leilua)
- Mataniufeagaimaleata (f) (by Salumalo Leilua), she died
- TAPU’ULAFITI (by Mataouli)
- AFIAFIVASA (by Mataouli)
Fuata’i (by Fa’amelea)
- Susuga Malietoa LAUPEPA 1880/1898, born 1841 in
Savai'i, married, Sisavai'i Malupo Niuva'ai, daughter of Niuva'ai of
He died 22nd August 1898 in Savai'i.
- Fa'amu Leuatoivao (by Sisavai'i)
- Susuga Malietoa TANUMAFILI I (by Sisavai'i)(qv)
- Siliva'ai (by Sisavai'i)
- Fefauimalemau Fuatino, married Mata'afa
FIAME FAUMUINA MULINU'U I, died 27th March 1948, and
Malietoa TANUMAFILI I 1898/1939, born 1879, Fautua
married Momoe Lupeuluiva Meleisea, and had issue. He died 1939.
- Sisavai'i Lupeuluiva, born 2nd February 1902.
- Salamasina, born 7th June 1911.
- HH Susuga Malietoa TANUMAFILI II (qv)
- Savea'ali'i Ioane Viliamu Malietoa, married 1941,
Sueuga Mauga Manuma, and had issue.
- Papali'itele Malamaisaua Malietoa, married 1962, Fea
Talaimavao and has issue.
- Maina Savea'ali'i Malietoa, married and has issue.
- Tupuola Semoanaifea Malietoa
- Papali'itele Penehuro Malietoa, married and has issue.
- Launiusaelua Tafilele Malietoa, married and has issue.
- Sisavai'i Malietoa
- Penehuro Voloti Malietoa
Susuga Malietoa TANUMAFILI II 1939/2007, born
1913 in Sapapali'i, Savai'i, educated at the Government run Leififi
School in Samoa,
and at St. Stephen's College, Auckland and Wesley College,
New Zealand; succeeded to the Malietoa title in 1939, styled O
le Ao o le Malo, appointed Fautua
(Advisor) to the New Zealand
Governor in Samoa in the same year, attended a Session of the United
Nations as one of the Samoan leaders
in a New Zealand delegation in 1958, Joint Chairman of the
Working Committee on Independence and Constitutional Conventionin 1959,
awarded the C.B.E. in 1959, Joint Head of
of Western Samoa 1962/1963, Head of State from the 5th April 1963 (for
invested with the Collar Badge and Star of the G.C.M.G.,
(the Knight Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of St. Michael
and St.George) in 1977 by HM Queen Elizabeth II, appointed one of the
Trustees of the Polynesian Heritage
Fund in 1981, appointed Chancellor of the University of the South
Pacific in 1986, invited to attend the change of command
at the U.S. Pacific Fleet in Honolulu, Hawaii by the American
Government in 1988, awarded the Medal of the Grand Order of Samoa on
3rd January 2001; married 1stly, 1940, Masiofo Lili Tunu Malietoa
Molio'o Setu], died 1986, married 2ndly, 1962, Tiresa Patu Tauvela
Hunter, and had
issue. He died 11th May 2007 at the Tupua Tamasese National
Hospital in Apia.
- Papali'i Molio'o Laupepa Malietoa, born 1941, married
had issue. He
- Papali'i Malietau Sapatu-motu-pa Laupepa Malietoa
- To'oa Tosi Malietoa, married 1stly, Melvin John Jungblut
High Chief Savusa of Nu'uli of American Samoa, and has issue (by 1st
- Melvin John Jungblut III
- Edwin Ati Jungblut
- Pava Siaosi Jungblut
- Alaileula Poutasi Jungblut [the Hon. Alaileula
Ma'atu FATAFEHI ALAIVAHAMAMA'O TUKU'AHO of Tonga
and has issue.
- Tunu Jungblut
- Seiuli Vainu'upo David Jungblut
- Su'a Vainu'upo Malietoa
- Papali'i Momoemanuelefatiaesaumalaeatia'e Malietoa,
and has issue.
- Papali'i Fa'amausili Moli Malietoa (#1),
- Momoemanuelefatiaesaumalaeatiae Malietoa, born 11th
- Andrew Jason Malietoa, born 23rd July 1973.
- Ioane Viliamu Malietoa, born 10th October 1974, died
- Liliolevao Salamasina Malietoa, born 9th October 1975,
Miss Samoa 1994.
- Fu'aolemalo Malietoa, deceased at birth.