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

Deed Receipts—No. 3

Deed Receipts—No. 3.

Porirua Block (Last Instalment), Porirua District.

Received from His Excellency The Lieut. Governor of the Province of New Munster1849. 19 April.Porirua District. in the Islands of New Zealand by the hands of Henry Tacy Kemp Esquire the Sum of Five hundred pounds being the 3rd and last payment due the first day of April 1849Receipt for £500, last instalment. for the purchase of the Porirua District and other lands named in the Deed of Sale signed by us on the first day of March 1847—This receipt being in full of all demands thereof.

Rawiri Puaha.
Mohi Te Hua.
Matene te Whiwhi.
Tamihana te Rauparaha.
Ropata Hurumutu.
Nopera Tutahanga.
Wata Te Kotua.

Dated at Wellington in New Munster aforesaid this 19th day of April 1849.

Signed in the presence of me—

J. D. Ormond.

I certify that I translated the above written Receipt to the Parties whose names are attached thereto.

H. Tacy Kemp, Native Secy.

Wellington, 19th April, 1849.

No. 150. Received for Registration at 2 o'clock p.m. 25th April, 1849.Registration.

Robert R. Strang,
Registrar of Deeds.

A True Copy of Original Receipt and Endorsement.

H. Hanson Turton.

Wellington, January 28th, 1876.