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



Greytown, 9th day of November, 1870.
Wehave this day received a portion of the five per cents on our block of land which we1870. 9 November.Wairarapa District. sold to the Government formerly in the Wairarapa District, the name of the block is Waiwharawhara te Whareama No. 1. We have this day received the five per cents dueWhareama No. 1. from the date of the cession of the land up to the 30th June 1869. The amount of fiveReceipt for £110. [Five per cents.] per cents we have now received is one hundred and ten pounds sterling and the Government will furnish us with the accounts of the pieces sold within that block up to that time. Mr. Kemp Commissioner of the Government has paid us these five per cents in the presence of Mr. Wardell, Resident Magistrate of the Government of New Zealand at Wairarapa.

(Sd.) Piripi Iharaira.
" Na Henata.
" Huriana Ngahui, and 4 others.


(Sd.) Herbert S. Wardell, R. M., Wairarapa.
" H. S. Byrn, Constable, Wairarapa District.

A True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.

Wellington, January 4th, 1876.

H. Hanson Turton.