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Tangata Whenua o Aotearoa

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  • Wirawira Hawkins (1864 - 1938)
  • Kehoma Hokianga (1841 - 1890)
  • Hana Hokianga (1848 - 1911)
  • Hatupatu (deceased)
    Hatupatu and Kurangaituku After arriving from Hawaiki, the Arawa hero Hatupatu (depicted in the carving at left) settled on Mokoia Island in Lake Rotorua. The youngest of four sons, he was bullied by...
  • Taika David Waititi
    of Te Whānau-ā-Apanui decent Taika Waititi (born 16 August 1975), also known as Taika Cohen, is a New Zealand-born film director, writer, painter, comedian and actor named as one of Var...

Kia ora! Welcome to the Tangata Whenua o Aotearoa project. The goal of this project is to bring together New Zealand researchers and help them discover their whakapapa links, and to provide a meeting place for discussion on corrections and additions to our shared whanau and Tupuna. Please feel free to contribute!

Kia ora. Naumai ki te kaupapa Tangata Whenua o Aotearoa. Te mea nui o tenei kaupapa i whakakotahi nga Tangata Rangahau me awhinatia ia ratou i te kimi to ratou whakapapa me tuku he waahi ki te korero kotahi a tatou whanau me nga Tupuna.Takoha au whakaaro!

Waka Crews

Other wakas captains

Notable People of Maori Descent

Tiriti o Waitangi

  1. Te Tirarau Kukupa
  2. Hone Heke
  3. Te Rangi "Kuini Wikitoria" Topeora
  4. Tāmati Wāka Nene
  5. Whetoi Pomare II
  6. Kahe Te Rau-o-te-rangi
  7. Rere-o-maki

Maori Iwi and their Principal Ancestors on geni: