Nga Tohu

In 1840 more than 500 chiefs signed the Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand’s founding document. Ngā Tohu, when complete, will contain a biographical sketch of each signatory.


SignatureSheetSigned asProbable nameTribeHapūSigning Occasion
103Sheet 1 — The Waitangi SheetWiremu RamakaWiremu RāmekaNgāpuhiNgāti Pākau, Ngāti WharekawaMangungu 12 February 1840

Wiremu Rāmeka signed the Waitangi sheet of the Treaty of Waitangi on 12 February 1840 at Mangungu in Hokianga. He was from the Ngāti Pākau and Ngāti Wharekawa hapū (subtribes) of the Ngāpuhi iwi (tribe).

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Posted: 18 Jan 2023

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