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

Translation

Translation.

1855. 7 December.Matakitaki. We hate received on this day, the 7th of December 1855, the sum of ten pounds £10 in payment for a piece of land cultivated by us within the European boundary, andReceipt for £10. called Matakitaki. We have entirely sold the whole of that piece of land to Mr. McLean, under the shining sun of this day, for ever and ever.

(Signed) Aropeta te Mumu x.
Wikitoria Tapukura x.
Horima Te Ururewa.

Witness—

(Signed) D. Porter, Govt. Surveyor.

True Translation.

G. S. Cooper, Dist. Commissr.

A True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.

H. Hanson Turton.

Wellington, January 31st, 1876.