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
539 Byrnes S. J.

Handon St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Scarff Mary

13 Willow St Christchurch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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539 Murdoch Cela

Wainui Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Lee Mary J.

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Haig Mary Ann

Gordon St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Searell C. Frances

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Hewitt Eliza Ann

Wainui Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Roberts Jane

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Wilson X Mrs

Disraeli St Addington

Addington

Christchurch

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539 Searell Edith E.

Lustleigh Papanui

Papanui

Christchurch

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539 Aslin Ellen

157 East Belt Ch'ch

Linwood

Christchurch

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539 Griffiths P

Brougham Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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539 Wallis Mrs

Gordon St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Allen Minnie

Gordon Street

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Hayman N.

Peacock St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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539 Wallis Mrs R.

Colombo Rd

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 McDonald Ann

Wainui Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Cooper Fanny

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Kitchener F.

Gordon St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Knighton Eliza

Gordon St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 McDonald Margaret

Wainui Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Hurley Mrs

Gordon St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Grainger Elizabeth

Matson Street

Papanui

Christchurch

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539 MacPhail Grace

Island Bay Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Reid Hannah

Wainui Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Scrimgeour Agnes

Gordon St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Johnson Clara

Wainui Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Kelly Mary

Wordsworth St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 MacPhail Christina

Island Bay Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Walker Fanny

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Reid Hannah L.

Wainui Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Webster Betsie

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Campbell Marion B.

145 Hazeldean Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Lees Mary Ann

Gordon St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Reid Lilias

Wainui Akaroa

Akaroa

Canterbury

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539 Webster Catharin

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Rodger Maggie

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 McKie Caroline

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Gibbs Mary

Queen St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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539 Thomas Ann

Queen St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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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