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WHITE whanau/Tokumaru Bay/help with my whakapapa
Kia ora Te Whanau,
I am searching for my whanau in the Tokumaru Bay area. My grandmother is from there. Her name is Enid White, who married Jury Kehu Thompson. They lived in Bridge Pa,Hastings. Nana was born 25 Dec 1908 and died 27 March 1989. Please I need more info on whanau from her side in which I have never meet. My cousin Darrel Reid is my second cousin who spoke of the White whanau.
Tena koe jntchem,
If you go to www.familysearch.org and put Enid in the firstname, White in the surname and set the country to New Zealand, you will find some listings which may help you. NOTE: not all the info in that site is accurate, but it is a good place to start
Nau te raurau,
Naku te raurau,
Ka ora ai nga tangata!
Together we will get there!
Tena Koe Leah,
Nga mihi aroha ki a koe,
Ko Marotiri te maunga
Ko Mangahauani te awa
KoTuatini te Marae
Ko Whanau-a-Ruataupari te hapu
Ko Ngati Porou whanui te iwi
you have a huge whanau, most,no all of us from Tokomaru are related one way or other,your whakapapa can easily be found in the book Horouta. 2/3yrs ago whanau started to update the whakapapa of Pitiperia Waite of whom you are ure.Will write it out for u if u wish.