Welcome to the Whakapapa Club Forums where you will find a wealth of information.  You are free to browse the forums, but if you wish to comment or add requests, you must register, which is quick and easy and you can even use your Facebook Login.

Once you have signed up and posted either a reply or a new post it will not appear in the forums until it has been approved – this is to stop spam from appearing and keeping our Whakapapa Club Forums relavent for Whakapapa only.

If someone helps you don’t forget to acknowlege them.

THOMPSON, Kataraina Moengaroa: Looking for my whakapapa.  

  RSS

kutz
 kutz
(@kutz)
New Member
Joined: 6 years  ago
Posts: 2
14 June, 2012 9:19 pm  

Kia ora, my name is Kataraina and I am trying to find out where I come from on my fathers side of the family. I've seen my cousin (Lorraine Thompson) on here though her posts were a bit old. What I do know of my dads side is, his name is Hepeti Matiu Thompson, his dad (my koro) was also Hepeti Matiu Thompson and my koros dad was Matiu Matiu (I think). My koros buried in Te Hapua, he took us on holiday to Karikari and Whatuwhiwhi when we were kids and told us that we had whanau there. He was an apotoro rehita in Te Haahi Ratana, alongside two or three of his brothers. Of his brothers and sisters i do remember, there was koro Dan, koro Albert, Koro Brian, koro Bill (not to sure on), nanny darma, nanny lovey (Lovinia) koro Spook (not sure what his real name is) and koro Tom is the youngest. I, like my cousin would love to know my whakapapa (where and who i come from). If anyone could help me with this, i would be truely greatful. Heoi ano mo tenei wa.


ReplyQuote
poutokomanawa
(@poutokomanawa)
Trusted Member
Joined: 15 years  ago
Posts: 553
04 July, 2012 4:04 pm  

Kia ora,

One way for you to find information is to phone 09 409 8151 which is the Ngati Kuri Trust Board in Ngataki and ask them - they are pretty good with that kind of info!

Good Luck! 🙂

Nau te raurau,
Naku te raurau,
Ka ora ai nga tangata!
--------------------------------
Together we will get there!
--------------------------------


ReplyQuote
kutz
 kutz
(@kutz)
New Member
Joined: 6 years  ago
Posts: 2
07 July, 2012 1:13 pm  

Tena koe Poutokomanawa, I will ring them and hopefully they can help. Thank you very much for that:)


ReplyQuote
poutokomanawa
(@poutokomanawa)
Trusted Member
Joined: 15 years  ago
Posts: 553
07 July, 2012 2:53 pm  

You are most welcome 🙂

Nau te raurau,
Naku te raurau,
Ka ora ai nga tangata!
--------------------------------
Together we will get there!
--------------------------------


ReplyQuote
Share: