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Akenehi Hei
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Born c.1878
Te Kaha
Died 28 November 1910
Nationality New Zealander
Education St Joseph’s Māori Girls’ College
Occupation Nurse and midwife
Medical career
Institutions Napier Hospital

Akenehi Hei (c.1878–28 November 1910) was a New Zealand nurse and midwife. She was the first Maori nurse, and qualified as a nurse in 1908. She identified with the Te Whakatōhea and Te Whānau-ā-Apanui iwi. She was born in Te Kaha, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand on c.1878. She was educated at the St Joseph's Māori Girls’ College.

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