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



Greytown, 9th November, 1870.
1870. 9 November.Wairarapa District.Wehave this day received a portion of the five per cents on our block of land which we sold to the Government formerly, in the Wairarapa District, the name of that blockmakakahi. is Makakahi (or Manawatu) We have this day received the five per cents due from theReceipt for £100. [Five per cents.] date of the cession of the land to the 30th June 1869. The amount of five per cents we have now received is one hundred pounds sterling, and the Government will furnish us with the accounts of the pieces sold within that block up to that time. Mr. Kemp page 477Commissioner of the Government has paid us these five per cents in the presence Mr. Wardell Resident Magistrate of the Government of New Zealand at Wairarapa.

(Sd.) Wi Waka Rangiwhakaewa.
" Marakaia Tawaroa.
" Piripi Iharaira.
" Anaru Takitaki.


Herbert S. Wardell, R. M., Wairarapa.
H. S. Byrn, Constable, Wairarapa District.

A. True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.

Wellington, January 4th, 1876.