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Matutaera Nihoniho
30 October 1850January 1914

Also known as: Tuta Nihoniho.

Ngati Porou leader, soldier, storekeeper, assessor.


Parents: Henare Nihoniho

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A black and white diagram showing the whakapapa from Paikea and Tamatea-Ariki-nui to Tuta Nihoniho, Materoa, Rapata Wahawaha, Wiremu Potae and Sir Apirana Ngata A Poverty Bay group of Maoris clad in a wide variety of garment. Back: Paul Amohau (huru-kuri or dog's hair), Haare Hone, Tute Nihoniho—well-known Ngati-Porou cheif, Matenga Taihuka—Povery Bay cheif, Hati Poutu. Front: Charles Ferris, Tom Porter (Kiwi), R. T. Kohere (korowai), Paratene Tatae, Hatea (paaki or rain-cape) Tuta Nihoniho of Ngati-Porou. Formerly an officer in the Ngati-Porou Native Contingent. — Dominion Museum collection


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