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Ngapuhi princess OWC
New Member

Kia ora tatou
I am a direct desendant of Tamati Waka Nene, Teraha and William Cook.
My grandmother is Hine Ra Moana Banks (nee Nicholson) her moter was Susan Tui Howe. But thats about all I know. Can anyone help me?

Posted : 02 August, 2007 5:24 pm
New Member

Hi there. You must be a cousin of mine as that was my nana to. Married to Gordon Banks. You can email me at gpbeer@bigpond.com Look forward to hearing which couzzie you are.

Posted : 17 August, 2007 6:20 pm
kiwihart OWC
New Member

Hi there, yep must be family here too. Im also of William & Tiraha, their son Edward is my gr8 grandfather

Posted : 30 September, 2007 12:22 pm
New Member

I'm also a desendant of William & Tiraha Cook.

Posted : 02 November, 2007 9:31 pm
copycatdog OWC
Active Member

Kia Ora Whanau,

Kaharau=Hou Taringa
Taurapoho=Ruaki Whiria
Mahiapoake=Te Hau
Nga Hue=Tau Tahi
Te Wairua=Whare Toru
Kuta=Nga Peka
Te Numanga=Hika
Kopu=Papa Harakeke
TIRAHA=William Cook
The Tipuna on the left are the direct descent from Rahiri, the ones on the right are who they married.

Posted : 09 November, 2007 4:54 am
Nga Hau e Wha OWC
Active Member

Is the Whakaruru who married Rahiri
Tipene Whakaruru from Ngati Kuri?

Edited by - Nga Hau e Wha on Dec 12 2007 07:13:09 AM

Posted : 12 December, 2007 7:12 am