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TAURAU ,and TE AWHI :My tupuna from rawhiti,russell  

ted2 OWC
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Kia Ora to all whanau out there.I need some help with my whakapapa.My grandfather Mane Eruera Taurau or Iraia Katene gave us some info for his greatgrandparents Taurau and Te Awhi {or Te Uwhi} and I know we are connected to the Te Nana family {somehow}and {Auntie}Ida Maioha from Rawhiti.
What we have is: Taurau and Te Awhi had Eruera Taurau who married Marara Pekapeka and had 3 children:Hone Taurau,Horima Taurau {married Ware Kapuarangi} and Mane Katene Taurau{who married Haana Whaitiri from Dannevirke,Hawkes Bay}.
Mane Katene Taurau {or Katene Taurau} had 3 children:Hone,Erina and my grandfather Mane Eruera Taurau.
Can anybody help me find how I am connected to the north area ?
I believe I am from the hapu Ngati Kuta.Thanks ,Ted2

Posted : 21 August, 2006 1:27 pm