Deeds—No. 17. Te hua, Part Rural Section No. 38, Grey and Bell District.
1873. 1 November.Grey and Bell District.This Deed
made the first day of November one thousand eight
hundred and seventy three Between Aperahama Tohuora of the Hua in the Province of
Taranaki and Colony of New Zealand an aboriginal Native of the one part and Her
Majesty the Queen of theTe Hua.(Part Rural Section No. 38).
other part Witnesseth that in consideration of the sum of Fifty pounds paid
by the Minister for Public Works to the said Aperahama Tohuora (the receipt whereof
is hereby acknowledged) He the said Aperahama Tohuora doth hereby convey and assure
untoReceipt for £50.
Her Majesty the Queen her heirs and successors and assigns, All that piece
or parcel of land in the Province of Taranaki aforesaid and containing by
admeasurement Two acres two roods and twelve perches more or less being part of
rural section numbered 38Boundaries. [2a. 2r. 12p.]
on the map of the Hua District, bounded towards the East by sections
numbered 45 one page 30
hundred and sixty
links, towards the West by unallotted land in occupation of Maoris one hundred and
sixty links towards the North by other part of same section numbered 38 one thousand
seven hundred and twenty links and towards the South also by other part of same
section number 38 one thousand seven hundred and twenty links, as the same is more
particularly delineated on the plan drawn on the margin hereof. Together with all
ways rights and appurtenances thereto belonging and all such estate right title and
interest in and to the same as the said Aperahama Tohuora is or shall become seized
or possessed of or is by the Immigration and Public Works Act 1870 or the
Immigration and Public Works Act amendment Act 1871 empowered to convey or otherwise
assure. To hold the said land and premises unto Her Majesty the Queen her heirs and
successors and assigns for ever.
In Witness whereof the said parties to these presents have hereunto subscribed
their names the day and year first above written.
Aperahama Tohuora x his mark.
Signed by the said Aperahama Tohuora (the
same having been first duly
read over and
interpreted to him) in the presence of—
Robert Parris, Civil Commissioner.
Registration. Wednesday, 8th April, 1874. Received for Registration at
eleven o'clock a.m.
A. S. Douglas,
Registrar of Deeds.
A True Copy of Original Deed and Registration.
H. Hanson Turton.
August 27th, 1875.