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Maori Deeds of Land Purchases in the North Island of New Zealand: Volume Two


[ko te tohutoro i roto i te reo Māori]


We the people of Ngamotu whose names are appended to this document have this dayReceipt of Ngamotu Tribe £120, Grey Block. received from Henry King Treasurer of Taranaki on the 11th day of October in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty nine the sum of £120 being the final payment for our land described and shewn on a plan on another portion of the deed of sale.

And because our relatives at Wellington have received the payment for last year we take the payment for this year and this will be the last payment for ever.

And in token of our consent to all the conditions which have been settled in this document we hereunto subscribe our names and marks.

And in token of the consent of the Governor of New Zealand to all the conditions contained in this document the name of Henry King Resident Magistrate of Taranaki is hereunto subscribed.



Correct Translation.

T. E. Young,
Translator Native Department.