Dictionary of New Zealand Biography

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There are 25 names in this directory beginning with the letter N.
Nahe, Hoani 1833/1834? - 1894
Ngati Maru historian, politician

Nehua, Katerina 1903 - 1948
Nga Puhi endurance swimmer

Nene, Tamati Waka ? - 1871
Nga Puhi leader, trader, government adviser

Nepia, George 1905/1908? - 1986 Ngati Rakaipaaka
rugby union and league player, farmer

Newton, Wharetutu Anne fl. 1827 - 1870
Ngai Tahu founding mother

Nga-kahu-whero fl. 1800 - 1836
Te Rarawa woman of mana

Ngakaho, Tamati ? - 1904?
Ngati Porou carver

Ngapora, Tamati ? - 1885
Waikato leader, lay preacher, assessor, adviser to the Maori King

Ngapua, Hone Heke 1869 - 1909
Nga Puhi leader, politician

Ngarimu, Te Moananui-a-Kiwa 1919 - 1943 Ngati Porou and Te Whanau-a-Apanui
soldier

Ngata, Apirana Turupa 1874 - 1950
Ngati Porou leader, land reformer, politician, scholar

Ngata, Arihia Kane 1879 - 1929
Ngati Porou woman of mana

Ngata, Paratene 1849? - 1924
Ngati Porou leader, storekeeper, soldier, farmer, assessor

Ngatai, Hori ? - 1912
Ngai Te Rangi warrior, farmer, orator

Ngatai, Wiremu Nera fl. 1837 - 1860
Ngati Ruanui missionary, mediator

Ngatata-i-te-rangi ? - 1854
Te Ati Awa leader

Ngatata, Wiremu Tako ? - 1887
Te Ati Awa leader, peacemaker, politician

Ngati Maniapoto and Ngati Hauaroa
Catholic priest

Ngatuere Tawhirimatea Tawhao ? - 1890
Ngati Kahungunu leader

Ngawai, Tuini Moetu Haangu 1910 - 1965 Ngati Porou
songwriter, teacher, shearer, cultural adviser

Ngawaka, Anaru Iehu 1872 - 1964
Te Rarawa leader, Anglican clergyman

Nihoniho, Matutaera 1850 - 1914
Ngati Porou leader, soldier, storekeeper, assessor

Niniwa-i-te-rangi 1854 - 1929
Ngati Kahungunu woman of mana, editor

Nireaha Tamaki 1835-1837? - 1911
Rangitane and Ngati Kahungunu leader

Nuku-pewapewa fl. 1820 - 1834
Ngati Kahungunu leader

 

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