elizabeth yates

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Full Name:

  • Elizabeth Yates


  • 1840/18486 Sep 1918

Elizabeth Yates was elected mayor of Onehunga on 29 November 1893, becoming the first woman in the British Empire to hold the office.

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    In 1893 Elizabeth Yates became the first female mayor elected in the British Empire.

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