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MOANA, Jock Te Hau: Ngati Makirangi
Kia ora koutou, i am doing some research on my my grandad. His name was Jock Moana and married Parehiko Henare (Waiti Marae, Ngati Makirangi te Hapu).
His sister was Beauty Wilson, Mary and another brother. I believe they grew up in Te Hoe o Tainui and Tahuna (Waikato).
Any assistance would be appreciated.
kia ora mai
Kia ora whanau,
My niece and i have done some research at the Maori Land Court and have made some interesting discoveries. My grandads last name was amotawhiri (originally) instead of Moana. He had 3 brothers and 2 sisters. His dad was Te Ngahuru Amotawhiri.
Therefore if any know of the Amotawhiri whanau or Te Ngahuru whanau, please let me know.
Kia ora mai
Kia ora Hakaboy,
If you make sure you are at the Whakapapa club then put amotawhiri in the top right hand box of the page then click the Search The Records you will find an Amotawhiri listed in the people directory
Nau te raurau,
Naku te raurau,
Ka ora ai nga tangata!
Together we will get there!
Kia Ora Julian
Jock Te Hau had 2 brothers named Sam and Dave. Sam lived in Putararu with his wife Mary amd they had 1 Daughter. Dave over moving away from Waikato he resided down Tokomaru Bay where he has a wife that is still living and her name is Kuni Moana and they had 3 children, only 2 of the chidren are still living. Dave also had a family here in Waikato. The sisters to Jock Te Hau are Beauty and Mary. Another of our cousins are researching the same line as you and we sould get together some time and compare notes. I am Cynthia the daughter of Sonny Te Iwa Moana. The cousin I mentioned is Diane Buskermollen the daughter to Emily.