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Tirapurua Tamihana aka Jessie Thompson
Jessie (lived Moerangi/Hoe-o-Tainui/Taupiri area and Waiterimu) married (1) Henry Powdrell in 1852 then (2) Wharehau (Te Tutuhau) Henare (Henry) after abt 1863, children included Ropata (Bob Henry) and Te Iwa Henare. I Have information relevant to her background if any descendants would like to contact me & I would like to hear of anything known about her whanau.
Kia ora e te whanaunga,
Ko Julian Williams ahau no Hoe-o-Tainui marae.
My previous username on here was Hakaboy, but im not sure what happended, so i have a new one.
Tirapurua is my great great grandmother.
My mother is Jessie Te Huia Moana. Mum is still with us today and living in Ngaruawahia.
Mums parents are Jock Te Hau Moana who married Parehiko Henare.
Parehiko's parents are Te Iwa Henare and Tatu Piripi.
I would love to learn more about my tipuna and meet you one day.
Flick me an email please. My details are firstname.lastname@example.org