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.


Signing

SignatureSheetSigned asProbable nameTribeHapūSigning Occasion
25Sheet 1 — The Waitangi SheetKaitara Wiremu KīngiKaitara Wiremu KīngiNgāpuhiNgāti Hineira, Te Urikapana, Ngāti Rangi. Ngāti Pou. Te Uri TaniwhaBay of Islands Date unknown

Kaitara Wiremu Kīngi signed the Waitangi sheet of the Treaty of Waitangi in the Bay of Islands on an unknown date in 1840.

He was connected to the Ngāti Hineira, Te Urikapana, Ngāti Rangi, Ngāti Pou and Te Uri Taniwha hapū (subtribes) of the Ngāpuhi iwi (tribe).


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How to cite this page

'Kaitara Wiremu Kīngi', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/politics/treaty/signatory/1-25, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 17-Jun-2016

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