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 webqueries@mch.govt.nz. 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
336 Williams Susan

Waverley

Waverley

Whanganui region

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521 Newman M.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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511 Hee Evelyn A.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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336 Chowen M. E.

Waverley

Waverley

Whanganui region

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336 Cunningham Matilda M.

Waverley

Waverley

Whanganui region

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514 Gower K. A.

Turakina

Turakina

Whanganui region

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521 Seul F.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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511 Still Annie

Upper Tutaenui

Marton

Whanganui region

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512 Ching Mrs

Bonny Glen

Marton

Whanganui region

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511 Bartlett C. N.

Upper Tutaenui

Marton

Whanganui region

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514 Robb E.

Turakina

Turakina

Whanganui region

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336 Shore Mary

Waverley

Waverley

Whanganui region

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521 Robinson M.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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514 Munro Mrs A.

Turakina

Turakina

Whanganui region

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336 McDonald Mary

Waverley

Waverley

Whanganui region

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512 Sutcliffe Mrs B.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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521 Crawford A.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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336 O'Connell Hannah

Waverley

Waverley

Whanganui region

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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