Story: Tenetahi, Rahui Te Kiri and Tenetahi, Wiremu Te Heru

Rahui Te Kiri Tenetahi and her daughter Ngapeka, Little Barrier Island, 1893

Rahui Te Kiri Tenetahi with her daughter

In 1893 Rahui Te Kiri Tenetahi and her family were in dispute with the Crown over the sale of their interests in Little Barrier Island; three years later they were forcibly evicted. She is shown here with her daughter Ngapeka on Little Barrier Island in 1893.

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How to cite this page:

Angela Ballara. 'Tenetahi, Rahui Te Kiri and Tenetahi, Wiremu Te Heru', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993, updated January, 2012. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/2t36/tenetahi-rahui-te-kiri (accessed 21 November 2018)