When Keita Rewita was born in 1858, in New Zealand, her father, Rewita Niwa Aniwaniwa, was 27 and her mother, Hariata Parekaramu, was 25. She married TeKohi Ranapia about 1892, in Auckland, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 29 May 1940, at the age of 82.
Modern coinage: apparently a feminine form of Keir or a respelling of Kiera .