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  • Makereta Hare Petricevich (c.1890 - 1924)
  • Waitai "Tai" Petricevich (1901 - 1973)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees by SmartCopy : Feb 15 2015, 13:28:35 UTC
  • Lawrence Petricevich (1887 - 1976)
    ref: Tarara by Senka Božić'Vrbančić, p108, quote from dtr Dame Mira Szaszy. re: Intermarriages In 1903, My father, along with the others arrived in Auckland, travelled on to Mangonui and joined the gum...
  • Marko Pivac (1886 - 1941)
  • Mahae Pivac (1888 - 1926)

1892, first recorded Croatian-Māori marriage in New Zealand

In 1892, Croatian Andrija Kleskovic married his Maori Princess Erina Kaaka at St Saviour’s Church in Kaitaia in the far north of New Zealand. The couple had 13 children over an 18 year period. Andrija and Erina had 13 children over an 18 year period; Lizzie, Annie, Sonny, Joe, Leo, Tat, Mary, Lily, twins Ellen and Hazel, Patrick, Frank and Theo.


Kleme Milić from Podgora married probably 1909?? Nita Hita. They had 7 children. Kleme remarried later.



Marijan Lunjević from Podgora married Elizabeth Waru. They had 12 children.


Ivan Vodanović from Podgora married Hana Ahitapu They had 5 children together, it was a second marriage for both of them (I think?, also all children carry Pita surname?)