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aquitania OWC
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I am searching for information about the whanau of my kuia who was born in Maungapohatu in 1893 and at age 19 married Martin Semmens. Their first issue was my mother Daisy May born 1912 at Nuhaka.
My great-grandfather, a whaler from England, was William Mawe(More) but pronounced Ma..we by local iwi. I think my nanny had a brother Tom. No records of births or deaths have been found,other than that, it is as though they existed only in our memories/imaginations.
Can someone help please.


Edited by - aquitania on Dec 29 2005 11:22:27 AM

Posted : 29 December, 2005 11:10 am
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Send me your email address for some info.

Posted : 29 December, 2005 2:15 pm
gaylesemmens OWC
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Send me your e-mail so we can exchange information
I have heaps on the Semmens family. Do you have any on the Maori side. I have a little

Posted : 03 January, 2006 12:19 pm