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Elderly Maori lady smoking pipe. Marohia Kupe was the second wife of Pokaia Tawhiao. Has grey hair, green chin moko, and is wearing reddish/brown top.
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This beautiful lady was the second wife of Pokaia Tawhiao.

- Whanaunga

Posted on 17-01-2016 03:32:42

I am Nanny Marohias moko her daughter Roti was my Nan my Fathers Mother . Our Father was Te Warehi Arama an only child his other siblings are Whangai. I have 6 siblings all sisters our brother Anthony was accidently killed in 2016

- Anita

Posted on 27-01-2018 07:21:56