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Maihi Parāone Kawiti

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.


Signature Sheet Signed as Probable name Tribe Hapū Signing Occasion
75 Sheet 1 — The Waitangi Sheet Kuhanga Maihi Parāone Kawiti Ngāpuhi Ngāti Hine Bay of Islands, Date unknown

Maihi Parāone Kawiti signed the Treaty of Waitangi as Kūhanga (Te Kūhanga was his birth name) in the Bay of Islands on an unknown date in 1840.

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