Story: Tuwhare, Hone

Hone and Jean Tuwhare, 1964

Hone and Jean Tuwhare, 1964

Hone and Jean Tuwhare were photographed at Tūrangawaewae marae at Ngaruawāhia in 1964. Jean supported her husband’s writing ambitions but the marriage was unsettled, partly because of cultural differences and partly because Jean was often left to run the household and raise their sons alone.

Using this item

Ans Westra Photographs
Photograph by Ans Westra

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.

How to cite this page:

Janet Hunt. 'Tuwhare, Hone', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 13 July 2024)