Muhunoa No. 4 Block, Otaki District.
Tamihana Te Rauparaha.
Paranihia Whawha x her mark.
Kararaina Whawha x her mark.
Kipa te Whatanui.
Mereana Patukino x her mark.
Signed by the said Roera Hukiki, Henare Roera, Tamihana Te Rauparaha, Hare Wirikake, Paranihia Whawha by mark, Kararaina Whawha by mark, Kipa te Whatanui, Mereana Patukino by mark, Hoani Kuiti, and Kiniwe Roera (the words "Thereabout a Reserve of" in the twelfth line from the top of these presents having been previously interlined) and the same having been first read over to the said Vendors in the page 420Maori language by an Interpreter of the Court and when they appeared fully to understand the meaning and purport thereof in the presence of—
James Booth, R.M.
Statement in the Maori Language of the Contents of the within-written Deed of Conveyance. Dated 9th day of February, 1876.
L. M. Grace,
Licensed Interpreter under Native Lands Act, 1873.
Native Lands Act, 1865, and Native Lands Act, 1869. District of Otaki, Province of Wellington, Muhunoa No. 4 Block.
(Signed) J. Rogan,
Native Lands Act, 1865, and Native Lands Act, 1867. District of Otaki, Province of Wellington, Muhunoa No. 4 Block.
(Signed) J. Rogan,
Trust Commissioner's certificate. I, Charles Heaphy, the Trust Commissioner under "The Native Lands Frauds Prevention Act, 1870," for the District of Wellington, do hereby certify that I have, with respect to the within-written instruments and the alienation thereby witnessed, made the enquiries directed by the said Act, and do certify that I am satisfied with the result of such enquiries. Dated this 11th day of July, 1876.
Registration. Received 12 noon, Thursday, 27th July, 1876.
John E. Smith,
Registrar of Deeds.
Recorded 39 Deeds fo. 874.
Index 28 vol., fo. 177.
Fo. fees, £1 . 0 . 0.
A True Copy of Original Deed, Maori Précis, Judge's Orders, Certificate, and Registration.