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The grandson of Rev. Canon Jordan, Sydney Carl Jordan was reported 'missing believed dead' during the Battle of Passchendaele at Ypres in Belgium on 12 October 1917. On 13 July
2014
Genealogy Record
Tītore Tākiri was an intelligent and influential Ngāpuhi chief who married a sister of Hongi Hika. He led the expeditions to Tauranga and Maketu in 1832 and 1833.
2013
Genealogy Record
Koraurau was the leading chief at Otamataha Pā in Tauranga. He was killed in 1828 along with around 500 of his people when the pā was raided by iwi from
2015
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Events relating to Katikati from 1832 to 1872. Compiled by Katikati Historian Ellen McCormack (2017).
2017
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Katikati events in 1873. Compiled by Katikati Historian Ellen McCormack (2012).
2017
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Katikati events in 1886. Compiled by Katikati Historian Ellen McCormack (2017).
2017
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Katikati events in 1884. Compiled by Katikati Historian Ellen McCormack (2017). During 1884 Te Kooti with a body guard of 200 armed men visited the area.
2017
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Katikati events in 1883. Compiled by Katikati Historian Ellen McCormack (2017). In 1883 George Vesey Stewart purchased the Bay of Plenty Times - the second time he had owned it.
2017
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Katikati events in 1882. Compiled by Katikati Historian Ellen McCormack (2017). During 1882, George Vesey Stewart sold the Bay of Plenty Times.
2017
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Katikati events in 1881. Compiled by Katikati Historian Ellen McCormack (2017).
2017
Genealogy Record
Ethel Louisa Latham married Charles Macmillan who would later become Mayor and Member of Parliament for Tauranga. She was a painter. Ethel died in Tauranga on 22 July 1942 after
2016
Place
My memories of Apata in the 1950’s, the trains and bus trip to Katikati
2016
Genealogy Record
Louis was the grandaughter of Gustavus Ferdinand Von Tempsky (1828-1868), Major in the Forest Rangers.
2016
Genealogy Record
Mary Ashfield appears on the 1893 and 1896 New Zealand Electoral Rolls. This photograph of her was taken by Emily Surtees in Katikati in 1900.
2015
Person
This typewritten article by an unknown author is thought to have been written in 1933. It was discovered amongst the genealogical records of Joan Simpson in 2015. A portion of
2015
Event
On Monday 3 August 2015 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults Finalist Debbie McCauley took part in an Authors’ Tour in conjunction with Tauranga City Libraries. Photos:
2015
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On Tuesday 9 June 2015 a children’s picture book from Tauranga was announced as a Finalist in the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults. The book tells
2015
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Local author and librarian, Debbie McCauley, has been announced as the 2015 winner of the inaugural Creative Tauranga Writers’ Award, a new literary award created to support and encourage local
2015
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On Tuesday 24 March 2015 three children’s books from Tauranga were announced as Finalists in the LIANZA Children's Book Awards. The authors were Debbie McCauley and Susan Brocker.
2015
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A story from the Rena Disaster, Mōtītī Blue and the Oil Spill, written by Tauranga author and librarian Debbie McCauley, has won the Best Non-Fiction category in the 2015 New
2015