Kōrero: Pana-kareao, Nōpera

Nopera Pana-kareao (far right) and his wife involved in missionary activities near Kaitaia

Nopera Pana-kareao (far right) and his wife involved in missionary activities near Kaitaia

Nopera Pana-kareao participated in missionary activities in the north to the extent that local missionary W. G. Puckey credited him with converting many northern groups to Christianity.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Angela Ballara. 'Pana-kareao, Nōpera', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1p3/pana-kareao-nopera (accessed 7 April 2020)