We the within named Waterauhi Koitu and Itera te To do hereby severally
solemnly and sincerely declare that we are the persons legally reprcsenting Wi
Pekapeka Tamaia referred to in the foregoing Deed and that we are entitled to his
estate and interest in the lands therein mentioned and that since we became so
entitled as aforesaid we have not assigned parted with or charged the lands in the
said Deed mentioned or any part thereof, nor have we done or suffered any acts
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lands may be in any manner prejudicially affected or which would prevent us
executing the said Deed and we make this solemn declaration conscientiously
believing the same to be true and by virtue of an Act of the General Assembly of
New Zealand intituled "The Justices of the Peace Act 1866."
Waterauhi Koitu x his mark.
Iteba Te To x his mark.
Witness to marks—
Declared at Wanganui in the Province of Wellington this thirtieth day of
October 1873 before me—
A Justice of the Peace in and for the Colony of New Zealand.
A True Copy of Original Deed and Declaration.
September 3rd, 1875.