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 Nosort ascending Surname First Names Given address Town/Suburb City/Region
537 Seabourn Clara Jane

Brougham Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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537 Smith Isabella

Thackeray St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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537 Maddren Eliza Jane

Shakespeare Road

Waltham

Christchurch

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537 Wilson Jeanie

Brougham Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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537 Harris Alice

Fendalton

Fendalton

Christchurch

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537 Symon M. A.

Walpole St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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537 Alexander Harriet

51 Buffon Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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537 Ward Margaret

Brougham Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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537 Baker Rose L.

Thackeray Street

Sydenham

Christchurch

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537 Menzies Christine M.

Madras Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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537 Wakefield Mary Ann

Coleridge Street

Sydenham

Christchurch

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537 Ward Mary Ann

Brougham Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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537 Skinner Emma C.

Coleridge Street

Sydenham

Christchurch

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537 Cook Mary

Brougham Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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537 Menzies Jeannie B.

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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537 Duncan Catherine

Buffon Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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537 Brocklehurst M. A.

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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537 Walter Mary

Marshland

Marshland

Christchurch

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537 Graham Mrs

Elizabeth St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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536 Thompson Annie E.

Rakaia Canterbury

Rakaia

Canterbury

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536 Dunlop Aggie

Southbrook

Southbrook

Canterbury

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536 McCrostie Isabella

Southland

Unknown

Southland

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536 Bell Ann

Rangiora Canterbury

Rangiora

Canterbury

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536 Dudly F. T.

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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536 Minton Jessie

Elder House Riverton

Riverton

Southland

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536 Jones Fanny

Rangiora Canterbury

Rangiora

Canterbury

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536 Keir Marie W.

Ashburton

Ashburton

Canterbury

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536 Wallace Janet

Silverstream Southbrook

Southbrook

Canterbury

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536 Whyte A. J.

Wallacetown Southland

Wallacetown

Southland

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536 Anderson Isabella

Rakaia Canterbury

Rakaia

Canterbury

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536 McLean I. C.

Gore Southland

Gore

Southland

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536 Black Louie

Willow Farm E. Oxford

Oxford

Canterbury

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536 Foster Jessie

Rangiora Canterbury

Rangiora

Canterbury

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536 Cumberworth J. B.

King St Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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536 Wadmann Mrs

Windmill Road

Sydenham

Christchurch

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536 Grieve Helen

Meadow Park, Waianiwa

Waianiwa

Southland

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536 Grieve Sarah

Lincoln Waianiwa

Waianiwa

Southland

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536 Smith Helen

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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536 Bethell Elizth

Clifton England

Clifton

England

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536 Grieve Helena

Branxholm Park New River

New River

Southland

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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