Baroness Tuputupu Vaea

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Baroness Tuputupu Vaea is a Tonga noblewoman and royal. Vaea and her late husband, former Prime Minister of Tonga Baron Vaea (1921-2009), are the parents of the present Queen of Tonga, Nanasipauʻu Tukuʻaho.[1] She is the mother-in-law of the present King of Tonga, Tupou VI.

Tuputupu Vaea and her late husband, Baron Vaea, had seven children and one adopted daughter: Queen Nanasipauʻu Tukuʻaho, 'Alipate Tu'ivanuavou Vaea, 'Amelia Luoluafetu'u Vaea (Lady Lasike), Luseane Luani (Dowager Lady Luani) and Cassandra Vaea-Tuku'aho (HSH. Princess Tuipelehake).[2] Two sons, Moimoikimofuta Kaifahina Vaea, Ratu Edward Vaea, are deceased.[2]

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