Te Tirarau Kukupa

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Te Tirarau Kukupa

Maori: Te Tirarau Kūkupa
Birthplace: New Zealand
Death: Died in New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of Kukupa and Whitiao
Brother of Taurau Kukupa; <private> Kukupa; <private> Kukupa; <private> Kukupa and Tito Kukupa
Half brother of <private> (Paikea)

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Immediate Family

    • father
    • mother
    • brother
    • <private> Kukupa
      sibling
    • <private> Kukupa
      sibling
    • <private> Kukupa
      sibling
    • brother
    • <private>
      step-parent
    • <private> (Paikea)
      half sibling
    • <private>
      step-parent
    • <private>
      step-parent

About Te Tirarau Kukupa

Te Tirarau Kukupa, the son of Kukupa and his first wife, Whitiao, was born probably in the late 1790s. He was descended from Rahiri, an ancestor of Nga Puhi; his grandmother was Te Toka-i-Tawhio, leader of Ngati Ruangaio.

He signed the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840, and in 1845 refused passage through his territories to Hone Heke Pokai. This prevented conflict from spreading south towards Auckland.

http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/2t31/te-tirarau-kukupa

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Te Tirarau Kukupa's Timeline

1882
December 19, 1882
New Zealand
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New Zealand