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MAXWELL / MONCUR, Te Ngeungeu
Daughter of Tara TE IRIRANGI born around 1810 at Umupuia (Ngai Tai), Auckland
Wife of Thomas MAXWELL Scotsman of Waiheke Island (died 1842) and James Moncur 8(died 1846?)
Interested in any information about my GGGrandmothers life and her whanau and their decendants
Edited by - markonijoy on Sep 25 2005 03:39:58 AM
Tena koe markonijoy
I have found this listing in geocities. Maybe you are able to contact the below people who is searching for the same family as you. It may be another avenue to follow.
Te Ngeungeu MAXWELL; James MONCUR
Posted by Jewel FORBES
business1 @ enterprisingmanukau. co. nz
December 6, 2001, 12:39 am
Searching for: g/g/g/f
James MONCUR, md
Rewa POUAKA of Kawhia, daughter g/g/m
Matilda Juliet (Matire Te Rarangi);
TE NGEUNGEU MAXWELL; had daughters
Sophia MONCUR and
Searching for any information greatly appreciated.
Re: Te Ngeungeu MAXWELL; James MONCUR
Posted by Celia Maxwell
kiaora1 @ dingoblue. net. au
January 9, 2002, 2:14 am
Nguengue Maxwell that I knew was in her day a J.P. of Papakura she resided in the
Clevedon area and married a Swiss by the name of
There was no issue,
Sorry but Aunty Ngue was my grandfathers sister.
Hope this is of help
its about two years too late i guess for this posting but never the less its up. my great great great grandmother was ngeungeu te irirangi, married in auckland in 1828, to a man named thomas maxwell from aberdeen scotland. they had five sons who were, john maxwell born 1830 in the bay of plenty,james maxwell born 1832, bay of plenty, robert maxwell born 1835, bay of plenty,George Maxwell born 1838, waiheke island, andrew maxwell born 1842 waiheke island.Andrew had married a wahine named Peti powhitu Te wheoro at Mercer in 1862....pretty much all that i know about our nana
Kia ora Joy
Patrick Maxwell is my great-great-great grandfather. One of his daughters was Okeroa who married Wiremu Reupene Hetaraka (my mothers grandfather). They resided in a settlement called Waitarata (Clevedon)where our whanau still lives today. My grandmother was Mere Mahu Hetaraka (one of their daughters).
Hope this helps.