Hāre Pōmare and Hariata Pōmare were in a party of Māori who visited England in 1863 at the instigation of William Jenkins, a Wesleyan lay preacher. While there Hariata gave birth to a son, who became the godchild of Queen Victoria and was named Albert Victor after the Prince Consort.
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Steven Oliver. 'Pōmare, Hāre and Pomare, Hariata', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1p21/pomare-hare (accessed 19 October 2021)