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McCONNELL, Marewa from Kaitaia.
Kia ora whanau,
If this is you tipuna, then this could be interesting reading.
This is from Te Ao Hou magazine, december 1963.
A Teacher with a Fine Record.
Mrs Marewa McConnell, who has just been appointed head teacher of the Ahipara Maori School near Kaitaia, a grade five school of 201 pupils, is perhaps the first Maori woman to achieve a position of this kind.
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