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Need more information I know some Rudolphs who are in West Auckland How old is your son etc.. I knew a Bill Rudolph who had a family of ten children who are still living.
Why are you searching for the Rudolphs?
Edited by - steven on Nov 08 2005 5:31:54 PM
Edited by - steven on Nov 20 2005 6:28:40 PM
There is a book written by Margaret Mutu on the teachings of McCully Matiu [of Ngati Kahu].
The title is: TE WHANAU MOANA - Nga kaupapa me nga tikanga Customs and protocols
I refer to pages 87 & 88 from the book.
It has a whakapapa of Rapata and Hariata and their daughter, Pakete whom married Hone Rurawhe [Rudolph].
Pakete and Hone's issue were:
1. Miriama Rudolph
2. Meri Rudolph
3. Reid Rudolph
4. Isaac #1 Rudolph
5. Isaac #2 Rudolph
6. Robert [Bob] Rudolph
You can purchase this book via your local bookshop, and/or obtain it from your local library.
All the best!