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I am looking for any information on my decendants I was made a state ward at birth and all I know is my mother was born in Opanake in the mid 1920 she was definately of maori decent her maiden name was DANE and from what I can gather was made a orphan at about eight years old and taken into child welfare care I know she married in the late 1940s and had 2 more children patrica and bruce her married name was Jenkins I was told that either my mothers mother or greatgrand mother was a maori princess