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WAITI, Kairi: Tracing Tupuna maiden name
Kia ora whanau,
Ko Ngati Whatua te iwi,
Ko Te Uri o Hau te hapu,
Ko Arapaoa te awa,
Ko Waihaua te marae,
Ko Kirihipi te whare tupuna.
Me: Te Kowhai White
My mother: Evelyn White
Her father: Maurice/Morehu White/Waiti = Te Ira Aroha White (nee. Walters)
Morehu's father: Kereama Waiti = Ina Waiti (nee Manukau)
Kereama's father: Karaipu Waiti = Kairi Waiti.
Looking to find Kairi's last name. Mum said it was Titori, other whanau have said Papatitore. Also looking to find Karaipu's father.
Karaipu had three sons:
Wiremu Karaipu Waiti
Kereama Karaipu Waiti
Also, he was related to Kohi Tatana Hemana, as some records mentioned that Kereama lived with his "uncle Kohi."
Any whakapapa would be helpful.