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

[Deed Receipts—No. 28.]

Deed Receipts—No. 28.

Ruataniwha North Block (Waototara, etc.), Province of Hawke's Bay.

1859. 12 July.Hawke's Bay.Kua riro mai ki a matou i tenei ra i te tekau ma rua (12) o nga ra o Hurae i te tau 1859, nga pauna moni e rua rau (£200) na te Makarini raua ko te Kupa i homai, hei utuRuataniwha North. ki a matou mo o matou kainga ka tukua, ka tino hokona tonutia atu i tenei ra e whiti(Waototara, &c.) nei hei whenua pumau tonu iho ki a Wikitoria ki te Kuini o Ingarangi ki nga KingiReceipt for £200. Kuini ranei o muri iho i a ia ake tonu atu.
Boundaries. Ko nga kainga ka tukua nei ko nga kainga o te Pakaru o te Rangi kei Mangahouhou kei te Waototara—ara ko Tapui, ko tetahi wahi o te parae, haere ki Mangahouhou, ko te Rakaukaka, ko Rakaipapa, haere ki Turi o Taraia, haere ki Wakapaupakihi, otira ko nga kainga katoa o te Pakaru o te Rangi e takoto ana i reira, i kapea ki waho i te tukunga nuitanga a Ngatikahungunu.

No konei hoki no te rironga mai o enei moni i tenei ra, ka tuhia iho o matou nei ingoa me o matou tohu.

te Paratene te Akonga x.
te Paraone Hakihaki x.
te Moananui Hawea x.
Wiremu Rohu x.
Peni te Puna x.
penetiki.
rikera.
Rota Hounganga x.

Nga kai titiro ki tenei homaitanga moni me enei tuhinga ingoa—

H. Fitzgerald, Provincial Surveyor, Hawke's Bay.
George Friend, Accountant, L.P.D.

page 593

Translation.

Received on this 12th day of July in the year 1859, the sum of two hundred pounds1859. 12 July. £200 which Mr. McLean and Mr. Cooper have given us, in payment for our landsRuataniwha North. which we have conveyed and fully assured under the shining sun of the present day, as a lasting possession to Victoria the Queen of England and to all the Kings and Queens(Waototara, &c.) Her Successors for ever.Receipt for £200.
The lands we have sold this day are the possession of the Pakaru o te Rangi atBoundaries. Mangahouhou and te Waototara—to wit—Tapui, a part of the plain joining on to Mangahouhou, te Rakaukaka, Rakaipapa, going on to Turi o Taraia, and on to Whakapaupakihi—In fact all the lands belonging to te Pakaru o te Rangi in that neighbourhood which were excepted from the large sale by Ngatikahungunu.

In testimony whereof, and in acknowledgment of the receipt of the said monies, we have this day subscribed our names and marks hereto.

te Paratene te Akonga x,
&c., &c., &c.

Witnesses to the payment and signatures—

H. Fitzgerald, Provincial Surveyor, Hawke's Bay.
George Friend, Accountant, L.P.D.

True Translation.

G. S. Cooper.

A True Copy of Original Receipt and Translation.

H. Hanson Turton.

Wellington, February 21st, 1876.