Kauai schoolteacher Mrs. Lucy Wright

Mrs. Lucy Kapahu Aukai Wright (1873-1931) was born on Kauai of Hawaiian-Chinese parentage — her father, S. Aukai, served as deputy sheriff under Sheriff Samuel Whitney Wilcox and her mother was a descendant of a prominent chief’s family — and she was trained as a schoolteacher at Kawaiahao Seminary in Honolulu, graduating in 1892.