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Reubens / Reupena
Wi Reupena or Reuben married Maora Nekewhare Makiwera or Maxwell
They lived with his whanau in the Waikato.
I am interested in making contact with decendants in order to share with them a transcript left behind by our GGrandmother Hera Maurahu Maxwell(nee Knox /Enoka) who was born around 1855 daughter of Maora Nekewhare (snr)
Edited by - markonijoy on Oct 16 2005 10:23:23 PM
Thanks Pohowaitai for clarifying that. I have taken it as written in the translated document.
Pity I dont have the original maori version as many of the names and places mentioned are probably phoenetic translations.
Since posting this I have made contact with some descendants from this branch. Much thanks to those from this site who helped, in particular "maoriboy" kind regards Joy
Edited by - markonijoy on Mar 03 2006 03:13:44 AM