Story: Pomare, Hare and Pomare, Hariata

Hariata Pomare and her husband Hare Pomare with their son

Hariata Pomare and her husband Hare Pomare with their son

Hare Pomare and Hariata Pomare were in a party of Maori who visited England in 1863 at the instigation of William Jenkins, a Wesleyan lay preacher. While there Hariata gave birth to a son, who became the godchild of Queen Victoria and was named Albert Victor after the Prince Consort.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-045055; F
Photograph by Mayall Studio

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How to cite this page:

Steven Oliver. 'Pomare, Hare and Pomare, Hariata', from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/biographies/1p21/pomare-hare (accessed 24 May 2017)