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Cookie-little OWC
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Looking for the Cook/kuku Family. My father was "Richard Maynard Cook", also known as "Shot" (think he was good at pool and used to own a billard hall in Auckland)

He married "Betty Ngawai Te Amohanga".

I am the youngest of his children. Elizabeth, also
Richard - Christopher - Karen - Rose - Malcolm

Any help would be appreciated. My dad passed away last year. Just trying to contact his side of the family.

see below for full details

Edited by - Cookie-little on Mar 21 2008 8:26:20 PM

Edited by - Cookie-little on Mar 22 2008 03:03:47 AM

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Posted : 17 March, 2008 11:05 pm
Cookie-little OWC
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I think my grandmother is buried in Rotorua. I was 10 at the time she died. I remember going to the Rotorua marae on the waterfront there.

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Posted : 18 March, 2008 5:13 am
Cookie-little OWC
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OTHER WHANAU NAMES ARE:

ANDERSON
BARBER
BROWN
ERUTOE
CHAPMAN
HOHAIA
HOKAANGA
HOWELL
HOWERA
KARENA
MARENA
MARRINER
MAYNARD
MINARAPA
MORTON
OTENE
STANAWAY
STANNAWAY
STANWAY
TANAPO
TEHOKAANGA
TIKA
TOKI
WILLIAMS
KINGI
WAITI
CAMPBELL
HEKE
NEREHONA
GARDNER
RAI

Edited by - Cookie-little on Mar 22 2008 02:54:25 AM

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Posted : 18 March, 2008 5:50 am
Cookie-little OWC
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DESCENDENT FROM:
John James Stanaway
Male
Birth: 16 july 1813, Camberwell, Surrey,London, England
Death: 17 aug 1874, Tokatoka, Auckland, New Zealand
Burial: 20 Aug 1874, Tokatoka,Auckland, New Zealand

GREAT GRAND MOTHER: Ripene Minarapa married
GREAT GRAND FATHER: Hii Cook/Kuku

MY GRANDMOTHERS OTHER MARRIAGES WERE:
JOE KARENA
NGATUMU ERUTOE
WAATA HORIHONA (WALTER MCDONALD) PAPA (BARBER)

CHILDREN:
Akinihi (Agnes)Cook/Kuku
Haro Cook/Kuku
Ngahuia Julia Cook/Kuku
Perehuia Cook/Kuku
Karena Cook/Kuku
Ketiorangi Cook/Kuku
Erihapeti Totokarewa (karewa) Cook/Kuku (MY GRANDMOTHER AND MOTHER OF RICHARD MAYNARD COOK/KUKU)

Edited by - Cookie-little on Mar 22 2008 02:42:28 AM

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Posted : 20 March, 2008 9:18 pm
Cookie-little OWC
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CORRECTION: Erihapeti Totokarewa ( karewa) Hii Kuku/Cook

CHILDREN:
David Barber
elizabeth Beatrice Theresa Waata Martin
Jennifer Barber/Harrison
James Patrick Barber
Isabella Morris Runciman
John Baptiste Barber
Lavinia Rawinia Whelham
Michael shepherd Barber
Thomas Aporo Tahu
Richard Maynard Cook

THE NAME HARRISON, THINK THESE ARE THE SAME FAMILY OR COUSINS. THEY USE EITHER BARBER OR HARRISON

Thanks kina For your help

Edited by - Cookie-little on Mar 21 2008 10:41:06 PM

Edited by - Cookie-little on Mar 22 2008 03:09:45 AM

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Posted : 21 March, 2008 4:52 am
taimona OWC
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Hii Cooks mother: Mataparangi (Rua Or Miriama)Pangari, Father: Henry (Henare Kuku) Cook. Henrys Father: William Cook, Mother: Tiraha Taura Papaharakeke. Mataparangis Father: Aporo Pangari, Mother: Maria Rarotonga.

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Posted : 23 March, 2008 8:09 pm
Cookie-little OWC
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Cheers "taimoana", every bit of info helps locating whanau, rather then randomly emailing people with the same name and asking LOL :o)

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Posted : 23 March, 2008 9:50 pm
elikini.iongi@gmail.com
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Kia Ora Whakawhetai mo te tautoko. My mother Ilaise Mafi Kuki/Kuku from Tonga, her father Walter Kuki/Kuku, his father Albert Cook/Kuku son of George Cook, and George Cook is son of William Cook. I need a contact to our whanau up in Waikare, Russell. I attended the 2006 Cook/Kuku Reunion and was touched by the aroha, manaakitanga and whanaungatanga of everyone in our Cook/Kuku Whanau.  If you did attend this reunion, you would recall that I had an accident up the hill, but we were safely got out of the site to the marae for our Powhiri. I would like to chat to our Waikare Whanau please...  Much appreciated. Kia Ora. Aroha nunui to you all Whanau.

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