Pacific Island Guide Bibliography

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  • Stanley Tuione and other descendants of Kakolosi Tuione of Tonga
  • Tisina Wolfgram Gerber of Tonga
  • Tangata Niumeitolu of Tonga
  • Levi Tua’one of Tonga
  • Yves Perrin, former mission president in Tahiti.
  • Gisele Maeva Takanga Buchin Tehaavi (deceased), of Tahiti and Tuamoto Islands.
  • August and Pauline Lee Chip Sao of Faaa, Tahiti
  • Dottie Behling of Hawaii
  • Nani Olsen Kelly of Hawaii
  • Fran McFarland of Hawaii
  • Donna Camacho Hydrick of Hawaii
  • Kalli Kamaquoha-Wilson of Hawaii
  • Linda Gonzalves of Hawaii
  • Rose Palmer Heimberg of New Zealand
  • Ravendra Rama of Fiji
  • Eb Davis, Church Translation. Former mission president of Micronesia and Melanesia.
  • Phyllis Ingram, LDS Church Family History Department

Books and articles

  • Beazley, Irene Ashton Davies. Whakapapa Research Guide, Author’s manuscript. Used with permission.
  • Britsch, R. Lanier. Founding the LDS Church in Melanesia and Micronesia.
  • BYU Kennedy Center of International Relations. Culturegrams, Tonga, Samoa, Tahiti, Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Fiji, Niue.
  • BYU Kennedy Center of International Relations. Culture for Missionaries: Samoa.
  • BYU Kennedy Center of International Relations. Culture for Missionaries: New Zealand
  • Cole, William and Jensen, Elwin. Israel in the Pacific. Genealogical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1961.
  • Continental Air Micronesia. Route Map
  • Corporation of the President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Book of Mormon.
  • Deseret News, 2009 Church Almanac
  • Gessler, Clifford The Leaning Wind, published by D. Appleton-Century Company, New York, 1943
  • Fisiipeau, Foli. Island Names Processing Guide, Manuscript in possession of the author.
  • Gerber, Tisina Wolfgramm. Iohani Wolfgramm, Man of Faith and Courage. Self-published.
  • Hyerdahl, Thor. American Indians in the Pacific.
  • Hyerdahl, Thor. Kon Tiki.
  • Hyerdahl, Thor. Aku Aku.
  • McLachlan, Sue. Savage Island or Savage History? An Interpretation of Early European Contact with Niue. University of Auckland Polynesian Studies 1982.
  • Mead, Sidney M. Te Maori: Maroi Art from New Zealand Collections New York: Abrams in association with the American Federation of arts 1984.
  • Mehr, Kahlile.History of Family History.
  • Mehr, Kahlile. Record profiles: Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia. Internal publication of the L.D.S. Family History Deptment.
  • Merriam Webster. Collegiate Dictionary. Merriam-Webster, Inc. Springfield, Mass. 1971
  • Sutton, Bruce S. Lehi, Father of the Polynesians. Havaiki Press, 2000.
  • Tanner, Russell S. A Discussion of Supporting Priesthood Leaders in Micronesia with Church Programs. Manusciprt in possession of the author.
  • Underwood, Grant, Voyages of Faith, Explorations in Mormon Pacific History.


Principles of Family History Research (FamilySearch Wiki article)
How to Guess Where to Start (FamilySearch Wiki article)
www.bradshawfoundation.comeaster And (Columbus World Travel Guide)
www.enchanted learning.comusa and other Wikipedia Places
www.lonelyplanet .com - Kiribati, Vanuatu, Tahiti and French Polynesia, Tonga
www.maps-of-the-world.comhistory New Zealand Electronic Text Centre - Australia and South Pacific