William Charles TUFFNELL
- Born: 19 May 1883, Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand
- Unmarried (1): Kaimoka. PEHIRA
- Marriage (2): Puketapu Tuihana POPOKI on 1 Nov 1915 in Gisborne, Poverty Bay, New Zealand.
As a teenager (17 years) charged with arson for throwing a molotov cocktail into a backyard in
Marton (1900). Ironically he was a member of the local volunteer fire brigade at the time! See
Papers Past newspaper clipping re same (Wanganui Herald, Volume XXXIV, Issue 10146, 22
September 1900, p 1).
William had a relationship with Kaimoka. PEHIRA.
William next married Puketapu Tuihana POPOKI, daughter of POPOKI and Tuihana HARARUTU, on 1 Nov 1915 in Gisborne, Poverty Bay, New Zealand. (Puketapu Tuihana POPOKI was born in 1881 in Ruatuturi, Poverty Bay, New Zealand..)