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Hamiora, Piripi Taiata
Kia Ora Whanau,
I am trying to research my sons whanau, as his father is no longer around. I have the pakeha side, but am a bit stuck with the Maori line. I have found he is related to Piripi Hamiora (Phillip Samuel), a Maori evangelist from Rukumoana Marae. I believe that is Ngati Haua, but am not sure. He married a lady called Papuwaiora, and then later married her niece Kaho, but I am unable to find any information regarding either of the marriages. I was wondering if anyone else was researching the Hardings, Hamioras, or Te Wheki's from the Waikato/Hauraki area?
Kia Ora yes I can help you. My Koro is Kaho's Nephew. I know all her children and Papuwai's kids so contact me. Im a wheki on my dads side and I am Ngati Haua Tuturu Rukumoana. The wheki's are from Hanatoria in Tauwhare. Phone me 02102513197 any time after 1.I can get you in contact with both wifes whanau's.