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" FERRIS '" TOLAGA BAY - EAST CAPE -NZ

Journal by edmondsallan

Ferris
Arrived: 1830 (about)
Country of origin:
Area in New Zealand: East Cape
Source: Historic Poverty Bay and the East Coast of the N.I. by J.A. Mackay

Details: Ferris known locally as Wherihi, was possibly the first trader on the East Coast and made his home at Tolaga Bay before Mr Harris was there. He was Captain J.R. Kent's trader. Later the second trader, Burns, arrived but that they were unconnected with each other and in order to keep the peace they were placed at either side on the river. He left no descendants.

Till we meet again - Regards -edmondsallan

Surnames: FERRIS
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on 2011-05-08 15:54:44

edmondsallan , from auckland .nz , has been a Family Tree Circles member since Aug 2010. is researching the following names: CLAYTON, EDMONDS.

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by edmondsallan on 2011-05-09 06:34:17

I have spent many a pleasant time on the east coast of Gisborne in my travels , The locals at Tolaga Bay are well known for their Hospitality

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