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



Taupari, January 18th, 1865.
1865. 18 January.Horotiu And Waipa Block.This is a Deed whereby all men may hear, that all our pieces of land at Whatawhata, and elsewhere in the District between Horotiu and Waipa, are now surrendered by us to the Queen for the Sum of Thirty Pounds sterling (£30 . 0 . 0) which we have Claims of Ngatitpa.Receipt for £30. received at the hands of Henry Hanson Turton, Special Commissioner.

Sd. Hori Kukutai.
Hariata Te Tahuri x.
Oriwia Takutai x.
Rahera Rangitarona x.
Ripeka Tamehana x.

Sd. Tarati Rahera x.
Pane Paaka.
Warena Ngarau.
Poihipi Remi x.
Hua Remi x.

Witness to signature of Hori—

A. Sinclair.

This was written in our presence on this the 18th day of January, 1865.

Sd. R. O. Stewart, Resident Magistrato of Lower Waikato.
W. P. Kukutai, N.A., o Taupari.
Hohua Te Moanaroa, Minita Maori o Kohanga.
H. Hanson Turton, Special Commissioner.

A True Copy of Original Deed and Translation.

H. Hanson Turton.

Wellington, March 5th, 1875.