Story: Marutūahu tribes

Tamaterā and Hineurunga (2nd of 2)

Tamaterā and Hineurunga

After Marutūahu’s death Tamaterā married Hineurunga, who was both his aunt and one of his deceased father’s wives. This marriage, which produced two children, caused great strife within the wider family. This whakapapa (genealogical chart) shows the offspring of the marriage.

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, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/whakapapa/3378/tamatera-and-hineurunga (accessed 18 October 2021)

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