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.