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SMITH: whanau of Kaihu, Kaipara
Kia Ora everyone,
I was hoping someone out there may be able to help me locate some of the Smith whanau who are from Kaihu in the Kaipara please. I am trying to find any descendants of a Henry Smith who was born in 1892 at Maropiu, up from Kaihu. His mother was Lizzie Smith and I think his dad was Ben? Henry Smith had about six children and some are still alive up north somewhere - I don't want to post up any names of those who may be still alive, but his children would be around in their 70's.
I am trying to see if my mums whanau is linked with this Henry Smith of Kaihu as we have a Henry Smith in our whakapapa but he lived a little bit earlier than this Henry Smith of Kaihu.
Hope someone is able to help.
Thank you in advance
I replied to you [url= http://whakapapa.maori.org.nz/forum/viewthread.php?thread_id=221]here[/url]
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I am a descendant of Henry Smith from Kaihu. My grandfather is Ben Smith who is one of the sons of Henrys and Hoana. I would like to know if there is any new information on his whakapapa on the german side like his parents and siblings. Can someone please mail me or write on here.