When Kaiwaka Hori was born on 10 September 1925, in Herekino, Auckland, New Zealand, her father, Te Tatau Pura Hori, was 24 and her mother, Maki Ngawhika or Perene, was 20. She married Anthony Newman on 10 October 1957, in Auckland, New Zealand. She died in June 2003, in Auckland, New Zealand, at the age of 77, and was buried in Auckland, New Zealand.
Some characteristic forenames: Japanese Kazuo, Osamu, Hiroshi, Kazutoshi, Kotaro, Makoto, Mayumi, Satoru, Takayuki, Takeo, Tsugio, Yoshihiro.
Japanese: written 堀 ‘moat’. It is found mostly in central Japan and the Ryūkyū Islands. One noble family, descended from the Fujiwara , resided in Mino (now part of Gifu prefecture).