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Kiaora whanau where ever you may be. My name is Tarati Leanne Heta my Grandmother was Whakarongotai Te Rore my koro Tewano/Bill Heta/Adams. What I know of thru dad my Ben Heta is my nanny ended up in Auckland city somewhere. My aunt Katy and dad were full blood and when nanny left on the way aunty Marera was born I dont know much bout my nan and where or what she done in her life. My Great Nanny Kino looked after my dad and aunt my nanny Kino was a Dunn on great koro side our tupuna was Ko RAko Rako raua Mihi Te roroa oku Whaea. Our whanau are in Kaihu,just want to see if anyone knew of my nan and koro. I was only a baby but my 2 older sisters loved them heaps.
Kia ora Kara I asked my sister last night bout Rangi Point and yes dad was up there quite a bit my dad was one of the last to take the horse across the waters from Opanoni to Pangaru my koro name was Te Wano Heta and he was from Kaihu. My Great koro was Raniera Taoho Te Rore my Great Nan was Mererina Dunn I will find out more 2moro.
Kiaora te whansu well there have been great changes since the last korero. I think our last or surname is Taoho so our great koro was Raniera Te Rore Taoho apparently all yhese 3 names were as surnames 2nd and 1st names. I know that we had 9 grand uncles and aunties. My eldest sister has now taken up challenge. will find out more till next time.
Kiaora te whanau well there have been great changes since the last korero. I think our last or surname is Taoho so our great koro was Raniera Te Rore Taoho apparently all these 3 names were as surnames 2nd and 1st names. I know that we had 9 grand uncles and aunties. My eldest sister has now taken up challenge. will find out more till next time.
kia ora whanau, I am Brad "Manukuru" Bodeker. From America. Mum is Norah (Hine) Matthews. Her mum was also Norah TeRore and father was Hone Matthews. Her mum died at childbirth and she was raised by Hune and Merianna TeRore of Rangi Point. I am trying to write a screenplay of my mum's life and was wondering if anyone can help with info.