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PENE, Hone Kaihe (aka John Ben)
Help on finding ascendents and descendents of Hone Pene.
Portuguese sailor who jumped ship in Kerikeri last century.
Family Reunion held at Ratana Pa in the early 1980s; however this was before I found out we were related.
He is buried in Repia Anglican Cemetery.
Children are: Ihaia Kaihe, Karena Pene, Heeki Pene, Puti Kaihe
Known family names today are predominately: KAIHE, PENE, KARENA
to add further to your enquiries my mother has just passed away on the 11th April 2005 is the daughter of Te InuInu Pene-Moses who is the was the wife of Te Wera Pene-Moses who is the son of Heeki Pene-Moses,however the names that I am familiar with in this cycle are the Pene's Moses's and the Karena's.