Rakaihikuroa, Ngairo, active 1840s-1860s

Acted on behalf of the natives of the valley around Otaraia (Ruamahanga Valley), in effecting a reconciliation with Te Hapuku, ca 1846. (See Kemp's 1850 report on Wairarapa, quoted in Paul Goldstone's "Wairarapa" 1996, page 30). Rakaihikuroa was also a correspondent to Donald McLean and probably from Ngati Kahungunu.

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Undated letter from Wiremu Te Weu, Hoera Wakataka, Ngairo to McLean
Date: [ca 1850-1869] From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0702S-5 Description: Quantity: 1 piece (2 pages on 1 leaf).
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Undated letter from Hoera and Ngairo
Date: [ca 1850-1869] From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0702D-08 Description: Quantity: 1 piece (1 page on 1 leaf).
Letter from Ngairo Takatakuputea to McLean
Date: 11 Feb 1862 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0686C-09 Description: Letter asking McLean for land for livelihood. The letter is from Ngairo Takatakuputea which might be intended as a joke to mean `lay down my money' Quantity...
Letter from Ngairo to George Grey (with translation)
Date: 15 Feb 1849 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0673A-07 Description: Letter written from Wairarapa with well wishes with 2 covering notes, a partial translation and a fuller contemporary translation Quantity: 1 piece (2 pages...
Letter from Ngairo to George Grey (with translation)
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Undated letter from Wiremu Te Weu, Hoera Wakataka, Ngairo to McLean
Date: [ca 1850-1869] From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0702S-4 Description: Letter concerning boundaries of land Quantity: 1 piece (1 page on 1 leaf).
Letter from Ngairo Takatakuputea to McLean
Date: 11 Feb 1862 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0686C-10 Description: Letter advising McLean to be weary of who he pays Quantity: 1 piece (2 pages on 1 leaf).
Letter from Ngairo to McLean
Date: 4 Feb 1862 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0686C-04 Description: Letter regarding payment Quantity: 1 piece (1 page on 1 leaf).
Letter from Ngairo to McLean
Date: 21 Nov 1853 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0677C-05 Description: Letter regarding speculative land sales in the Wairarapa area Quantity: 1 piece (2 pages on 1 leaf).