1834. 19 September.Bay of Island District.
This is to certify that we a te Huarahi, a Tohu, a Turere, a Wahi, a
Pakira, a Huke, Chiefs of Waimate do on this day the 19th of September in the year
of our Lord 1834 give up, renounce and consign for ever to James Hamlin
his heirs and successors, assignee or
assigns all that parcel of land called Takapuotehara with every kind of wood Takapuotehara.
standing or lying upon the same which said parcel of land contains 35
acres more or James Hamlin.
less and lies to the North West of the Church Missionary Settlement called
Waimate, and is bounded on the North West by some land belonging to Taratikitiki
of the Boundaries. [30 acres.]
Matekoraha tribe called Tauhara: on the West by a stream of water called
Tawahuhua: on the South by a piece of land called Wakamarumaru and by some land
bought by Mr. George
of Tupanapana, Tiro and others: on the East by a stream of water
in a swamp called Te Rohe.
As a payment for which parcel of land we a te Huarahi, a Tohu, a Turere, a Wahi,
a Pakira, a Huke, have received at the hands of the said James Hamlin
the following Receipt.
things, viz. 1 heifer calf 50 half crowns, 2 axes, 2 iron pots, 2 hoes, 2
Witness our marks on the 19 day of September 1834, at Waimate in New Zealand.
This is a correct Translation.
J. Davis, Interpreter.