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 Namessort descending Given address Town/Suburb City/Region
196 Rowe A.

East Belt

Linwood

Christchurch

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480 Russell A.

Wanganui

Whanganui

Whanganui

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138 Sanders A.

Heriot

Heriot

Otago

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147 Scoble A.

King Street

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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163 Scoones A.

Selwyn NE Valley

North Dunedin

Dunedin

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158 Scott A.

Eglinton

Mornington

Dunedin

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378 Scott A.

Mahurangi

Mahurangi

Auckland region

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36 Shacklock A.

South Dunedin

South Dunedin

Dunedin

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416 Shearman A.

Revans St.

Newtown

Wellington

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272 Sibly A.

William Street

Timaru

South Canterbury

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97 Siedeberg A.

York Place

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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154 Simpson A.

Clarendon Street

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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210 Sinclair A.

St Asaph St West

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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435 Sinclair A.

Hastings

Hastings

Hawke's Bay

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542 Sinclair A.

205 St Asaph

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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421 Skelley A.

Wordsworth St

Central Wellington

Wellington

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79 Slemint A.

Upper Stafford St

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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131 Sloan A.

Dressmaker

Palmerston

Otago

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89 Smart A.

Shag Point

Shag Point

Otago

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112 Smith A.

Dunedin

No suburb given

Dunedin

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197 Smith A.

St James St Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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353 Smith A.

Tyne Street

Invercargill

Southland

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362 Smith A.

St Andrew St

Invercargill

Southland

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277 Smithies A.

Wakanui

Wakanui

Canterbury

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423 Spierling A.

Adelaide Road

Newtown

Wellington

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473 Spriggens A.

Wanganui

Whanganui

Whanganui

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524 Stanley A.

Normanby

Normanby

Taranaki

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234 Stanton A.

Waimate

Waimate

South Canterbury

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286 Steel A.

Ashburton

Ashburton

Canterbury

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158 Stenhouse A.

Maitland Street

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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474 Stent A.

Wanganui

Whanganui

Whanganui

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90 Storer A.

George St

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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256 Stringer A.

Ashley

Ashley

Canterbury

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376 Sullivan A.

Thames

Thames

Coromandel

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446 Sutherland A.

Emerson St Napier

Napier

Hawke's Bay

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47 Swanson A.

Castle Street

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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342 Swap A.

Otautau

Otautau

Southland

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111 Taylor A.

Mc Laggan

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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179 Taylor A.

Linwood Ch ch

Linwood

Christchurch

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240 Taylor A.

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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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