This family of Samal ethnicity originated from Sulu. Because of the ongoing war in their native home, they transferred to Pagadian. In Pagadian, they set up their home along the shore line of Moro Bay only to razed by fire; allegedly to get rid of the squatters who among them are Badjaos to make way for the construction of a boulevard. Where fishing as their main source of livelihood, they found the beach side of Tukuran as their new home. 31 August 2015.