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
8 Wright Harriett

Linwood Christchurch

Linwood

Christchurch

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182 Norris E

Not given

Woolston?

Christchurch

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533 Bennet Mrs

Addington

Addington

Christchurch

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208 Atyeo Jane

Heathcote Valley

Heathcote Valley

Christchurch

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190 Rainey Sarah Glasgow

Lincoln

Lincoln

Christchurch

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324 Beaven Margaret Hamilton

260 Gloucester St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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190 Blythen M. A.

Lincoln

Lincoln

Christchurch

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190 Rule M. E.

Lincoln

Lincoln

Christchurch

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176 Ford Emma

Crescent Road St Albans

St Albans

Christchurch

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209 Fountaine L. J.

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

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195 Isitt Agnes

Gloucester St E

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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545 Izett S.

125 Manchester St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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195 Kerridge Edith Emily

10 Hanmer St Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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195 Kerridge Susan

10 Hanmer St Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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215 Leach Mrs

91 Kingsley St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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190 McNae J.

Lincoln

Lincoln

Christchurch

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327 Meikleham Annie

Albemarle Street

Sydenham

Christchurch

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190 Murray E. T.

Lincoln

Lincoln

Christchurch

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182 Orange M.

Not given

Woolston

Christchurch

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182 Orange S.

Woolston?

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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226 Pavitt Alice Maud

Upper Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

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190 Rainey A. M.

Lincoln

Lincoln

Christchurch

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184 Robson S. A. E.

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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184 Sharp Maybirth

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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3 Smythe Emily

Fendalton

Fendalton

Christchurch

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182 Taylor Elizabeth

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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184 Tonge S. A.

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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184 Uren May Louisa

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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192 Woolcock M.

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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532 Queree Louisa

Heathcote Valley

Heathcote Valley

Christchurch

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190 Ivey S. M.

Sumner

Sumner

Christchurch

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3 De La Mare Elixa

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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538 Taylor Elizabeth B.

Harman St Addington

Addington

Christchurch

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1 Carpenter Mary J.

Yaldhurst

Yaldhurst

Christchurch

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3 Smythe Maud

Fendalton

Fendalton

Christchurch

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223 Wigzell Hannah

11 Avon Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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324 Beath Marie

Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

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376 Brown Mary

Thames

Thames

Coromandel

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376 Brown Mary

Thames

Thames

Coromandel

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376 Hansen Mrs. J. E.

Grey St, Thames

Thames

Coromandel

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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