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WAARA, Aperaniko  

pukutaki OWC
New Member

looking for help with my whakapapa, he was nga puhi, he came down from up north to coromandel and captured and married Pirihira Kauikaroa who was ngati porou, I do have more info on this, and if there is anyone out there is knows of this person, and wants that info please email me

Posted : 17 May, 2005 12:35 pm
Eminent Member

Kia Ora Pukutaki,
I know of a Ngati Porou Kuia who's maiden name is Waara, I might ask her if she remembers anything.

peaceful regard

Posted : 03 August, 2005 9:19 pm
Active Member

Hi I am looking for anyone who has info on Pirihira Kauikaroa

My great grandmothers name was hera matewai (kiwi or tamehana)

Pirihira kauikaroa was her mother
my grandmother Pirihira Taiwhanga was named after her
pleas contact me


Posted : 07 September, 2005 2:09 pm
pukutaki OWC
New Member

if anyone wants info on any of these names you can contact me for an address to my cousin who has ALL the info you are looking for
email me at

Posted : 04 September, 2007 11:55 am