Books about Taiwhanga:

booksA great Maori pioneer--Rawiri Taiwhanga by K. J Nobbs (1987)


Wiki information Taiwhanga:

Rawiri Taiwhanga

Rawiri Taiwhanga was a notable New Zealand tribal leader, farmer, missionary and teacher; of Māori descent, he identified with the Ngāpuhi iwi. He was the father of Hirini Taiwhanga. On 7 February 1830 he was baptised. He was the first high-ranking...

Sydney Taiwhanga
Man, Person

Hirini Rawiri Taiwhanga, known as Sydney Taiwhanga, was a 19th-century Māori member of the House of Representatives. His father was Rawiri Taiwhanga. He unsuccessfully contested the Western Maori electorate in the 1884 election. Of eight candidates,...