Bulletin New Zealand Founders Society Inc.


The New Zealand Founders Society members represent descendants of the early New Zealand settlers who arrived prior to 31 December 1865.


Annual reports from the various branches of the New Zealand Founders Society, including the Hawke’s Bay branch, and stories of interest from the members.

The 2015 issue contains two articles about Hawkes Bay:

1  High accolade for Founders leader – Nanette Roberts retired as president of the Hawke’s Bay branch in 2015, having served 19 years as president and 36 years in total.

2  Scandinavian settlement of the Seventy-Mile Bush – researched and written by Barry and Pauline Erickson, descendants of some of the original pioneers.

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