Story: Whakapapa – genealogy

Whakapapa from Te Puke ki Hikurangi

Whakapapa from Te Puke ki Hikurangi

This whakapapa was sent in to the 19th-century Māori-language newspaper Te Puke ki Hikurangi. In this case the whakapapa traces the links Hiraka Tuhua, who had recently passed away, had to different tribes, including Rangitāne and Kahungunu. These links were often published in Māori newspapers during this period.

Using this item

Niupepa: Maori newspapers
Reference: Te puke ki Hikurangi, 26 Oketopa, 1898, p. 5

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Rāwiri Taonui, 'Whakapapa – genealogy - Recalling whakapapa', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/document/30920/whakapapa-from-te-puke-ki-hikurangi (accessed 14 December 2019)

Story by Rāwiri Taonui, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jul 2015