Te Aro Pa, Lots16 and17, Wellington District.
Tare Tahua x his mark.
Witness to mark— Eb. Baker
Signed by the said Tare Tahua in the presence of us—
H. Halse, J.P., Wwllington.
>Maori précis. He whakaaetanga hoko tenei no te tekau ma toru o Mei 1874. Na Tare Tahua o Te Aro Pa Weringitana ki a Te Pitahapeti o Werengitana Hupiritene o te kotinga ki Werengitana. Ko te ahua o te whenua kei te mapi e mau i roto nei tona tikanga. Ko te utu o taua whenua kotahi rau e toru tekau pauna.
Eb. Baker, Interpreter.
1874. 30 March.Governor's consent. In pursuance and exercise of the power and authority vested in me, I, the Right Honorable Sir James Fergusson, Baronet, the Governor of the Colony of New Zealand, do hereby consent that the land and hereditaments within described and proposed to be conveyed may be conveyed by the within named Tare Tahua to the within named William Fitzherbert as Superintendent of the Province of Wellington.
Given under my hand at Auckland this thirtieth day of March, one thousand eight hundred and seventy four.
Memorandum.—That I the undersigned have satisfied myself that the within Tare Tahua, by whom the foregoing instrument is signed, fully understood its purport before signature.
James Booth, R.M.
Receipt for duties paid. Memo.—Receipt signed by W. Best dated 13th July 1874 for £13 . 0 . 0. duty paid in respect of the transaction referrred to in this instrument delivered to me the 13th July 1874.
Thos. H. Smith,
I, Charles Heaphy, the Trust Commissioner under "The Native Lands Frauds Prevention Act, [unclear: 1]870," for the District of Wellington, do hereby certify that I have, with respect to the within-written instrument and the alienation thereby witnessed, made the inquiries directed by the said Act, and do certify that I am satisfied with the result of such inquiries. Dated this 9th day of June, 1874.
Enclosure in No. 21.
Crown Grant to Tare Tahua, of
Witness our trusty and well beloved Sir George Grey K.C.B. Governor and Commander-in-Chief in and over the Colony of New Zealand at Wellington this twenty-second day of November in the thirtieth year of our reign and in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty six.
No. 6793.Registration. Received 3.30 p.m. Tuesday, 4th December, 1866. (
John E. Smith,
Registrar of Deeds.
A True Copy of Original Deed, Crown Grant, and Endorsement.