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McCONNELL, Marewa from Kaitaia.  

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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.

Click on this site to read more!
http://teaohou.natlib.govt.nz/teaohou/issue/Mao45TeA/c16.html

Arohamai whanau.

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Posted : 06 February, 2007 7:51 am
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