Te Uhiroa No. 1 Block, Mangonui
1875. 15 June.Mangonui District. This Deed made the fifteenth day of June 1875 Between Her Majesty Queen
Victoria on the one part and Aporo Hura, Kapiriere te Huhu, Aperahama Mongero,
Mereana Uhiroa No. I. Paraihe Himi te Kaka, Wiremu Tarapunga Hapakuku; Hetaraka Komene, Wata
Paiaka, Hare Reweti, Kingi Hori te Kawau, Ritete Puiti, Te Waipouri, Poharama,
Hori Hui, Taehaetini, Wiki te Ra, Taueru Takiora, Piri Wata, Pene Weta, Te
Tahana Whitirua, Minarapa, Rewiri Hongi, Reihana Whitirua, Peri Paraihe, Wi te
Take, Romana te Hautuauru, Riwini Ongeonge, Te Hura Whitirau, Hare Peka Wiremu
Tana Papahia, Wi te Tiki, Wikiripi, Tahuwarau, Timotiu Te Ikahuka, Rea Poki and
Raiha Tamaho of Ahipara and Hokianga aboriginal Natives of the Colony of New
Zealand (hereinafter called the Vendors) of the other part Witnesseth that in
consideration of the sum of eight hundred and forty two pounds four shillings
and four pence (£842 - 4 - 4) by Her Majesty paid Receipt for £842 . 4 . 4. to the Vendors on the execution hereof (and the receipt whereof is
hereby acknowledged) the Vendors do and each of them doth hereby surrender
convey and assure unto Her said Majesty all that block or parcel of land
containing seven thousand two hundred and nineteen acres or thereabouts known or
called Te Uhiroa as the same is more particularly described in the Schedule
hereto and delineated on the plan drawn on this Deed and colored red, together
with all rights and appurtenances thereto belonging or appertaining, To hold the
said land and premises with the appurtenances unto Her said Majesty Her Heirs
and Successors for ever, In witness whereof the Vendors have hereunto set their
hands he day and year first above written.
Aporo te Hura his x mark.
Kaperiere te Huhu.
page 33 Hetaraka Komene.
Kingi Hori te Kawau.
Te Waipouri his x
Ritite Puite his x mark.
Tahaetini his x
Peri Paraihe his x mark.
Pene Wata his x
Te Tahana Whitirua his x mark.
Rewiri Hongi his x mark.
Wi Te Take his x mark.
Te Hura Whitirau.
Wi Tana Papahia.
Timotiu Te Ikahuka his x mark.
Signed by the said Aporo te Hura, Kaperiere Te Huhu, Aperahama Mongero,
Mereana Paraihe, WiremuTarapunga, Hapakuku, Hetaraka Komene, Hare Reweti, Wata
Paiaka, Kingi Hori Te Kawau, Te Waipouri, Ritete Puiti, Hori Hui, Tahaetini,
Peri Paraihe, Wikitera, Pene Weta, Te Tahana Whitirua, Rewiri Hongi, Wi Te
Take Te Hura Whitirau, Wiremu Tana Papahia, Wi Te Tiki, Wikiripi Tahuwarau,
Timotiu, Te Ikahuka and Raiha Tamaho, after the contents had been explained to
them by an Interpreter of the Court and they appearing clearly to understand
the meaning of the same on the day above named, In the presence of
A. H. Monro,
Judge Native Land Court.