Kōrero: Ngāi Tūhoe

Kereopa Te Rau

Kereopa Te Rau

I te 2 o Maehe 1865, ka patua te mihinare a Te Wākana (Carl Volkner) ki Ōpōtiki e te Hauhau e Kereopa Te Rau mā, he whakapae nā Te Whakatōhea he heriheri kōrero a Te Wākana ki te kāwanatanga. Nā Ngāi Tūhoe a Kereopa i whakamarumaru ki Te Urewera mō ngā tau e rima, i te wā e whai ana ngā ope taua a te kāwanatanga ki te hopu i a ia. Kia tae rawa ki te tau 1871, kua pāhuatia ngā kāinga o Ngāi Tūhoe, kua patua, kua mauheretia te nuinga o ngā tāngata. E puta ai te iwi i ēnei tūmahi kino rawa atu, ka tukuna e Tūhoe a Kereopa ki ngā ringaringa o ngā kūpapa a te kāwanatanga. Ka kawea e rātou a Kereopa ki Ahuriri (Napier), ki reira whakamatea ai.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Samuel Carnell Collection (PAColl-3979)
Reference: 1/4-022022; G
Photograph by Samuel Carnell

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Rangi McGarvey, 'Ngāi Tūhoe - Te Pākehā', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/2720/kereopa-te-rau (accessed 15 April 2021)

He kōrero nā Rangi McGarvey, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017