Story: Marutūahu tribes

Whakapapa of Marutūahu and Tamaterā (1st of 2)

Whakapapa of Marutūahu and Tamaterā

This whakapapa (genealogical chart) shows two of the wives and some of the children of Marutūahu’s second son, Tamaterā, ancestor of Ngāti Tamaterā. After Marutūahu’s death the ambitious Tamaterā took on his father’s mantle, which brought him into conflict with his younger brother Whanaunga.

Whakapapa from information provided by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal

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Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Marutūahu tribes - Ngāti Rongoū, Ngāti Tamaterā and Ngāti Whanaunga', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 July 2024)

Story by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 22 Mar 2017