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
511 Gray Catherine

Upper Tutaenui

Marton

Whanganui region

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521 Signal Catherine

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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511 Kitney Mrs

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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521 Kibblewhite G.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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514 Bruce J. C.

Glencairn, Turakina

Turakina

Whanganui region

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336 Walters Annie

Waverley

Waverley

Whanganui region

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521 Carter M.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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512 Moon C. M.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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511 Lambert Mary

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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521 Cawood J.

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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525 Macdonald Jennie

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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336 Stanton Catherine

Waverley

Waverley

Whanganui region

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336 McWilliam Mary S.

Fordell

Fordell

Whanganui region

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514 Bruce B. H.

Glencairn, Turakina

Turakina

Whanganui region

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464 McGrail Mrs J.

Okoia Wanganui

Okoia

Whanganui region

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525 Carter Miriam

Rata

Rata

Whanganui region

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512 Meyers Bertha

Marton

Marton

Whanganui region

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512 Hood Mrs J.

Marton

Marton

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