New Zealand Native Reserves Act 1856.
1859. About December. Wellington District.Know all men by these Presents that we The Chiefs and people
of the Ngatitama Tribe in pursuance of the "New Zealand Native Reserves Act
1856" Do hereby release OHARIU. and convey to Her Majesty Victoria Queen of England, Her heirs and
successors all those Conveyance by Ngatitama of four Native reserves. pieces or parcels of Land described in the Schedule hereunder written
Together with all members rights and appurtenances thereto belonging or in any
wise appertaining To hold unto Her said Majesty Her Heirs and Successors for
ever, subject to the Provisions and for the ends intents and purposes of the
said "New Zealand Native Reserves Act 1856."
In witness of our assent to the words here written, we have hereunto subscribed
our names and marks.
(Signed) Aperahama te Pohe.
Te Harawira x his mark.
Inia te Tua.
Hori Pakihi x (signed
by Heremaia for him).
Ko Rota Wananga.
Kuri x his mark.
Witness to the signatures of—
(Signed) Alexander S. Allen, Clerk
Registrar Supreme Court.
William N. Searancke, Dist.