Women and the vote

Page 6 – Women's suffrage petition

This database is a digitised version of the main suffrage petition submitted to Parliament in 1893. The name and address fields represent what appeared on the original sheets. The Suburb/Town and City/Region fields have been added to provide consistent information about the signatories’ location. The 'more' link goes to a page where extra information can be added. Members of the public are encouraged to submit further information via community contributions or you can email us at [email protected] Please refer to this guide for writing a suffrage petition biography from Archives New Zealand. Updates: each sheet number reference now links to a digital copy of the original sheet. Also, each entry with additional biographical information now displays as bold text.

Sheet No Surname First Names Given address Town/Suburb City/Regionsort descending
227 Griffiths Mary

Upper Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

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208 Grossmann Edith Searle

Burwood Christchurch

Burwood

Christchurch

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178 Grubb Johanna M.

Simmons St Chch.

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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177 Murray? E.

Chch.

No suburb given

Christchurch

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180 Haberfield Louisa

Ward Street Addington

Addington

Christchurch

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222 Hancock M.

Spreydon

Spreydon

Christchurch

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182 Harrington M. A.

Not given

Linwood

Christchurch

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326 Harrow Minnie G

Sandridge Christchurch

Sydenham

Christchurch

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182 Hartshorn F.

Not given

Woolston

Christchurch

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182 Harvey Mrs E.

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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539 Healy Harriet

177 East Belt Ch'ch

Linwood

Christchurch

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183 Munnings Edith E.

Addington

Addington

Christchurch

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205 Hempstalk Ellen

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

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546 Henderson Christina K.

Girls' High School Ch'ch

Riccarton

Christchurch

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546 Henderson Alice

Onslow St Ch'ch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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1 Hepburn C.

Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

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542 Hill Eliza

17 Wordsworth St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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204 Hobbs M. J.

[not given]

Merivale

Christchurch

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178 Hocking Catherine

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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182 Holbro J.

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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329 Holgate Caroline

Waltham

Waltham

Christchurch

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193 Holland Mrs G. A.

Queen Street

Sydenham

Christchurch

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3 Hookham Annie E.

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

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182 Hookham A.

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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182 Hopkins L.

Woolston

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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182 Hopkins L.

Woolston

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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207 Hulbert Emma

Southampton St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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182 Hutton Ann

Richmond?

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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182 Keighley A.

Bromley

Bromley

Christchurch

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182 Keighley M.

Bromley

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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225 King Mrs

Richmond

Richmond

Christchurch

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197 Lamb L. E.

Lichfield St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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197 Lamb Mary

Lichfield St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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243 Lancaster Eurydice

Dampiers Bay

Lyttelton

Christchurch

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193 Lawrence Miss G.

Drapers Street Richmond

Richmond

Christchurch

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225 Lawrence M.

Drapers St Chch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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182 Lewis E.

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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198 Lightbody Annie

Barrie St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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195 Lilly Fannie

Armagh Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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27 Lockhart Rachel

10 Harman St Addington

Addington

Christchurch

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How to cite this page

'Women's suffrage petition', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/politics/womens-suffrage/petition, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 13-Mar-2018