Captain William Lewis 3rd wife Te Hirata

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Captain William Lewis was well know in Wairoa Hawkes Bay New Zealand, there is heaps wrten about him and his first two wives, nothing about my side his 3rd partner Te Hirata. Willam Lewis was born 1832 texas USA , lived in Wairoa . I know more about his first wives than my own great Te Hirata . I read in a book that Te Wairoa chief was not happy with with Captain William Lewis dating a young Maori women from Wairarapa , i think may be my great but still no dates or Last name . I have checked many sites , family trees , toll calls and help centre to no avil.

William Lewis and Te Hirata had a son Toby Tawi Lewis also known as George Friday Lewis he married Tapapa Ta huri Tinimene and his 2nd wife is Betty Alice Conroy .Sorry unable to give dates as i need help with getting this info .So can anyone help.
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Hi, I am wondering if you know if William had a brother Samuel? He married a Harriett Cooke?

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Hello, Captain William Friday Lewis is my 3rd Great-Grandfather! I am from his Wife Mihi Rautihi. 2nd Great-Grandfather Archibald James Lewis. Great-Grandfather Rudolphes Lewis. Grandfather Micheal Albert Lewis and Father Anthony Dean Lewis. I have a family tree on ancestry.com. I am learning a lot about my "Lewis" side of the tree and if I can help you I will.
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Hi , Keitha here , I am reseaching Captain William Friday Lewis  3rd wife Te Hirata Moea  they lived in Kihitu Wairoa both my gg grandfathers are his are Te Hirata and William sons , their name Friday Lewis  and William David Lewis  can you me find more on Te Hirata  Moea please
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Sorry, this is not my William Lewis.
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Can you remember the name of the book which mentions the cheif not being happy about him dating a Māori woman?

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