Story: Ngāti Maniapoto

Rīpeka Anderson (3rd of 4)

Rīpeka Anderson

Rīpeka Anderson is a descendant of Thomas Martin Anderson (1828–1914), who was Te Kūiti’s first postmaster. He arrived in New Zealand from England in 1849 and first married Hira Te Ruruanga of Ngāti Kinohaku. After her death he married Te Aomarama Taonui of Ngāti Rōrā.

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Tūhuatahi Tui Adams and Paul Meredith, 'Ngāti Maniapoto - The coming of the Pākehā', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 July 2024)

Story by Tūhuatahi Tui Adams and Paul Meredith, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 22 Mar 2017