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/Suburbsort descending City/Region
38 Turley Sarah Ann

Park Side Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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35 Dow J.

Caversham Rise

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Grimmett Charlotte Rachel

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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38 Harrison M. J.

Park Side Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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38 Craigie Louisa

Parkside Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Crawford Annie

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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35 Brown Christina

Caversham Rise

Caversham

Dunedin

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35 Ripp Mrs

Caversham Rise

Caversham

Dunedin

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38 Harrison E. M.

Park Side Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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38 Miller Alice

Park Side Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Ridel Jane

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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69 Palmer Priscilla

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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69 Palmer Linda A.

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Head E. C.

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Hill M. A.

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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70 Simpson Mary

Josephine Street

Caversham

Dunedin

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40 Muirhead Maggie

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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38 Swan Mary

Park Side Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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38 Ward Ellen

Parkside Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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38 Berwick M. A.

Parkside Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Scurr Hellen

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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35 Bevars Helen

Caversham Rise

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Elbra Mary Ann

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Peters Margaret

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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38 Ward Ann

Parkside Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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70 Wildey Catherine

Playfair Street

Caversham

Dunedin

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70 Morrison Mrs

Josephine Street

Caversham

Dunedin

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70 Wildey Mrs Catherine

Playfair Street

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Broadfoot Julia

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Wiley R. E.

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Beveridge Eliza

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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31 Lepper Ellen

Josephine St

Caversham

Dunedin

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41 Blackwood Martha

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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546 Henderson C.

Kew Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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41 Christie M.

Rocky Side

Caversham

Dunedin

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31 Hutcheson Barbara

Helena St

Caversham

Dunedin

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41 Sheddan Sara

Chaversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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51 Blackwood Annie

Main Road Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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69 Anscombe Eliza

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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57 Miller A. E.

Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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