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PAGITT, Joseph: Patete, Maria, Lahara  

mcham OWC
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Joseph Pagitt came to NZ prior to 1854 and settled in Coromandel Harbour. He married (?) a maori known as Lahara or Lassie and had a daughter Maria. Joseph may have also been known as PATETE.

He Later (1862) moved to Mercury Bay area. He died 1864 in a shipwreck.

Help me know more about him and his wife and daughter.
What became of his family after he died?
Why was he sold land in Coromandel by Pita Taurua?


Posted : 28 March, 2006 2:19 pm