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Children of TAPIHANA (TAPSELL) Ieni (Hans)  


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01 April, 2019 3:07 am  

I am researching the children of Ieni (Hans) Tapihana (Tapsell) and have come across the following names as being children of Ieni Tapihana:

Rawinia IENI (Female) born c 1870
Haerata IENI (Female) born c 1880
Te Hape IENI (Male) died October 1901 leaving a child Ngatoru IENI (Female) 21y?  Te Aokorewarangi was appointed Trustee
Te Kurupai IENI (Female) died c 1899 - no children.  Order in favour of the Mother Te Aokorewarangi

The first two names are from a NZ Gazette Notice of 19 October 1883.  Ieni Tapihana was appointed Trustee.  Land was "Rotorua-Patetere-Paeroa 60,000 acres estimated, Rotorua".
The latter two names are from Maori Land Court Minute Book documents (45 ROT 127).

Are these names familiar with anyone?  Any information on them appreciated.