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I am looking for my fathers whanau, his name was ben richard kora, and I believe from waimana,I need a contact number or address of anyone who may know this whanau please, as id love to touch base on his hometown even to just visit his marae.I was brought up by my ngapuhi side, and want to meet my dads side oof the family please
Edited by - poutokomanawa on Mar 07 2005 10:06:56 PM
Also there are Kora familys in Opotiki and their farthers name is Eric kora my name is Nat Kora and my contact number is (09) 2689430 and my address is 8 Cantua Close Totara heights, Manukau City, my father is John Snr and my mother is Hine Kora but both has passed and send us a photo and maybe we can identify you to someone so send you photo to firstname.lastname@example.org or our address
Kia ora Lacenz10
I am from Waimana on my dads side. I know the kora family, or some of them. There was a woman that used to drive our school bus in Waimana, she was a Kora. My Dad would know your Dad if he is from Waimana. I have cousins that still live there so I could ring them and get back to you.
Kia ora, My uncle is Bill Kora but was adopted as a baby into the Kora whanau. I am not sure how they are related to me but I think it is through my grandmother. Yes the Kora's in Whakatane are of the same whanau and originate in Waimana as does my grandmother, Huka Rosie Wharekura. My son Richard just happens to be soundman for the band `Kora'. I don't know of your father Ben but am sure you will find more info if you contact Tait Kora in Whakatane. There is also another number in the book for a Kora from Waimana and I am thinking that would be the best to start with. T M and C P Kora, 266 Waimana Rd, Waimana. Ph.07 312 3585.