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

New Zealand Native Reserves Act, 1856. Clause XVII

New Zealand Native Reserves Act, 1856. Clause XVII
1859. 26 April.Auckland District.Know all men by these Presents that we aboriginal Inhabitants of Te Aua in pursu-Papakura ance of the "New Zealand Native Reserves Act. 1856," Do hereby release and convey to Her Majesty Victoria, Queen of England, Her Heirs and Successors, All that piece or parcel of Land described in the Schedule hereunder written, Together with all members, rights and appurtenances thereto belonging, or in anywise appertaining. To be granted by Her said Majesty, to the Bishop of the Church of England in New Zealand and his Successors, as a site for a Church and Burial place and Endowment for a school in connection with the Church of England.

In Witness of our assent to the words here written, we have hereunto subscribed our names and marks this Twenty sixth day of April 1859.

Witness to the Signatures of—