Grey Block, Grey And Bell District.
Ko te utunga tuarua: Ka riro mai ki a matou ki o matou whanaunga ranei nona tahi nei te whenua ka tukua e matou i te tahi tekau ma tahi o nga ra o Oketopa i te tau kotahi mano waru ra wha tekau ma waru (1848).
Ko te utunga tuatoru: Ka homai ki a matou ki o matou whanaunga ranei e uru tahi ki aua whenua ka riro tonu atu nei mo te Kawana ara ko te utu whakamutunga ka homai i te tahi tekau ma tahi o nga ra o Oketopa i te tau kotahi mano waru rau wha tekau ma iwa 1849.
A mo te Kawana tonu te wakaaro ki te wehewehenga i nga utu e utua i muri iho i enei kua riro mai nei i a matou ma tetahi atu pakeha ranei e wakaritea e te Kawana kia utu i te whenua ara nga utu o nga tau erua e haere ake nei mana ma taua pakeha ranei te wakaaro kia homai ki a matou ranei ki o matou whanaunga ranei e ngaro ana aua moni.
A mo te utunga moni kua oti nei te tuhi ki tenei pukapuka e wakaae ana matou kia tino tukua o matou whenua katoa ki roto i nga rohe e tuhia ki raro i tenei pukapuka e mau nei te ahua ki te taha o tenei pukapuka me o matou whenua katoa i uta atu o tenei kua ruritia me nga awa me nga roto me nga rakau me nga tini mea katoa o aua whenua ki a te Kawana o Nui Tirene ake tonu atu.
A mo ta matou tino wakaaetanga ki nga tikanga i roto i tenei pukapuka kua oti nei te korero te wakaatu ki a matou e te Makarini ka tuhia iho o matou ingoa.page 15
A mo te wakaaetanga o te Kawana ki nga tikanga o tenei pukapuka ka tuhia iho te ingoa o Henare Kingi te tino kai wakawa o Taranaki.
Wiremu Kawaho x his mark.
Te Watene x his mark.
Eruera te Rihi x his mark.
Hori Karaka x his mark.
Emori x his mark and for Mary his wife x.
Hoera, Eruera's son x.
Wereta x his mark.
E Waaka x his mark. Ripeka Pouharama. x her mark.
Tamati of Ngawaka's Pah x
E Pita x his mark.
Rawiri Motutere x his mark.
Hone Ropiha x his mark.
Nga kai titiro ki nga homaitanga utu me nga tuhinga ingoa ki tenei pukapuka—
Sd. F. Dillon Bell, J.P.,
Resident Agent of the New Zealand Company.
" J. F. Wicksteed, J.P.
" W. Carrington, Surveyor.
" Jno. Medland.
" Thos. Standish.
" Jas. Webster, J.P.
Ngangana te Rangikapuoho.
Hare Purumera Tapuirau.
Witness to the signatures of Te Rangikapuoho Pape and Hare Purumera—
Witness to the signature of Henry King, Resident Magistrate,
Jas. Webster, J.P.New Plymouth, October 12th, 1847.
A no te mea kua tangohia e o matou whanaunga kei Poneke te tangohanga o tera tau ka tango ai matou i nga utu o tenei tau a heoi rawa nga utu e tangohia ake tonu atu.
A mo ta matou wakaaetanga ki nga tikanga katoa kua wakaotia nei kei roto kei tenei pukapuka ka tuhituhia iho o matou ingoa me o matou tohu.
A mo te wakaaetanga o te Kawana o Nui Tireni ki nga tikanga Katoa o roto i tenei pukapuka ka tuhia iho te ingoa o Henari Kingi te tino kai wakawa o Taranaki.
x Wiremu te Kawau.
x Ko te Waka.
x Honi Ropiha.
x Te Watene.
x Ko Karira.
Nga kai titiro ki enei tuhinga ingoa—
John George Cooke, J.P.
W.Halse, N.Z. Cy.'s Rest. Agt.
Endorsed on the back of the Deed.
This Deed was read and explained to the Ngamotu tribe at the meeting held with them at Government House on the 8th day of April, 1848, and on the 12th, when the Deed and endorsement thereon was executed by them.
(Sd.) Donald McLean.Wellington, 19th April, 1848.
Grey Block, Grey and Bell District.
Koia o matou ingoa o matou tohu i tuhia ai ki tenei pukapuka whakaae i tenei ra i te tahi tekau ma rua o nga ra o Aperira i te tau kotahi mano waru rau wha tekau ma waru 1848.
He tino whakamahuetanga rawatanga tenei na matou i o matou whenua katoa i Ngamotu i roto i nga rohe kua oti nei te karangaranga te whakarite hei whenua tuturu iho mo ratou mo nga Pakeha ake tonu atu.
Sd. E. Eyre.
Nga kai titixo ki nga homaitanga utu me nga tuhinga ingoa ki tenei pukapuka—
Sd. H. Tacy Kemp, Native Secretary.
" J. O. Ormond.
" W. Gisborne, Private Secretary.
" Richard John Deighton, Native Interpreter.
Te tohu o—
x Te Puni.
x Te Wiremu.
x Haimona Hore.
x Hakopa Rerewa.
x Tangihia by his sister Haupokia
x Te Rangiahuta.
Te Rautawhiri per his brother Hoeta.
Te Ropiha per his nephew Wharepouri te Rawhi.
Hotene per his brother Panapa.
x Te Waiti.
x Te Atua.
Mataniwi per his grandson Hare.
The second payment will be received by us or our relatives jointly interested with us in the land now sold on the 11th day of October 1848.
The third payment will be made to us or our relatives jointly interested in the lands now altogether given up to the Governor that is the final payment will be made on the 11th day of October 1849.
And it will rest with the Governor to divide the money which is to be paid after this present payment which has now been made to us or it will be done by some other European appointed by the Governor to pay for the land that is the payments for the two next years it will be for him [the Governor] or that European to decide whether to pay that money to us or our relatives who are absent.
And in consideration of the payment of money set forth in this deed we consent to give up entirely all our lands within the boundaries given below of which a plan is drawn on the margin hereof and all our lands inland of this which have been surveyed together with the streams lakes trees and all things belonging to those lands to the Governor of New Zealand for ever.
And the Governor agrees to reserve for us certain lands within the boundaries which have been herein set forth and surrendered altogether to him: that is to say which have been surveyed and agreed upon by ourselves and Mr. McLean for us. Some of our young men were present at the survey of the lands described in the plan attached to this deed and we know all these lands.
And in token of our full assent to the conditions of this deed which has been read over and explained to us by Mr. McLean we hereunto sign our names.
And in token of the consent of the Governor to the conditions of this deed the name of Henry King Resident Magistrate of Taranaki is signed hereunto.
T. E. Young,
Translator, Native Department.
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.
T. E. Young,
Translator Native Department.
Grey Block, Grey and Bell
And we therefore subscribe our names and make our marks to this deed of consent on this 12th day of April 1848.
We entirely give up all our lands at Ngamotu within the boundaries described upon to be a permanent possession for the Europeans for ever.
T. E. Young,
Translator, Native Department.
A True Copy of Original Deed, Translations, and Enclosures.