In the 1860s William Jenkins and his family lived at both Porirua and Wairarapa, but in 1867 they settled in Ōtaki where they built the wattle-and-daub cottage pictured.
Kōrero: Jenkins, William
Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:
Cyril F. Browne. 'Jenkins, William', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990, updated October, 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1j3/jenkins-william (accessed 20 September 2020)