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
63Sheet 1 — The Waitangi SheetIwiTe IwiTe Rarawa, Ngāpuhi?Ngāti Rangi, Te UrikapanaWaitangi 6 February 1840

Te Iwi was a Te Rarawa rangatira (chief) who signed the Waitangi sheet of the Treaty of Waitangi on 6 February 1840 at Waitangi.

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'Te Iwi', URL:, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 10-Jun-2016

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