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Maori Deeds of Old Private Land Purchases in New Zealand, From the Year 1815 to 1840, with Pre-Emptive and Other Claims

(Enclosure in No. 2 13.) — Transfer from Robert Duke to G. T. Clayton

(Enclosure in No. 2 13.)
Transfer from Robert Duke to G. T. Clayton.

Know all men by these presents that I the undersigned do hereby make over unto 1841. 1 January.Kororareka.Transfer from R. Duke to G. T. Clayton. G. T. Clayton his heirs and successors all that part and portion of Land purchased by me from the Native Chief King George well known to Europeans by that name the said Land being bonâ fide my Property by right of Purchase residence and consanguinity the said property I hereby sell and make over unto the aforesaid Geo. Thos. Clayton for Receipt for £200. the sum of Two hundred Pounds being paid me on account of the same. In testimony whereof I hereunto subscribe my name.

Robt. Duke.

Jany. 1st, 1841, Sydney N.S.W. 1839.

A True Copy. Delivered into Court this 1st day of December, 1841.

M. Richmond.
E. L. Godfrey.

A True Transcript of Certified Copy of Original Deed and Transfer.No. 65.O.L.C.

H. Hanson Turton.

Wellington, 14th October, 1878.