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 Names Given addresssort ascending Town/Suburb City/Region
281 Raikes Edith

54 Vivian St, Wgtn

Central Wellington

Wellington

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203 Milne A

54 Antigua Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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203 Thornton H

54 Antigua Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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543 Dickinson M K

53 Cambridge Terrace

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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210 Berry M

52 Durham St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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324 Samuels Olive

51 Peterborough St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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177 Kesteven Louisa Sarah

51 Cashel Street East

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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326 Kesteven L S

51 Cashel Street East

Linwood

Christchurch

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326 Parker E G

51 Cashel Street East

Linwood

Christchurch

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177 Waring Louisa Maud

51 Cashel Street E

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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537 Alexander Harriet

51 Buffon Street

Waltham

Christchurch

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223 Handly Alice

50 Peterborough St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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543 Choat H.

50 Oxford Terrace

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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543 Walker Helen

50 Oxford Terrace

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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328 Butcher E

50 Armagh Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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192 Gibbons A. M.

49 Salisbury St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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215 Allen Mrs

49 Madras St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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194 Harris Sarah

48 Ward St Addington

Addington

Christchurch

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194 Hadlee Sarah

48 Harman St Addington

Addington

Christchurch

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223 Clark E

45 Peterborough St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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223 Clark E

45 Peterborough St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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223 Neate A

45 Peterborough St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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196 Matthews J.

45 Hereford Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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413 Birrel J. G.

45 Cuba St

Central Wellington

Wellington

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413 Wilson C.

45 Cuba St

Central Wellington

Wellington

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413 Firth S.

45 Courtenay Place

Central Wellington

Wellington

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413 Firth Clara N

45 Courtenay Place

Central Wellington

Wellington

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208 Cook Eliz

44 Armagh St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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96 Lamb L.

40 High Street

Central Dunedin

Dunedin

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196 Orr Mrs

40 Barbadoes St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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413 Heenan Mary

4 Arthur St.

Te Aro

Wellington

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413 Magill Agnes

4 Arthur St.

Te Aro

Wellington

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542 Dowle Emma

4 Aldred Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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201 McCready Jane

39 Victoria St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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223 Hill Mary Ann

39 Petesborough Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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544 Capstick Mrs J.

39 Cambridge Terrace

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Hart Jane

39 Armagh St Ch'ch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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413 Schmidt Annie

38 Arthur St.

Te Aro

Wellington

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413 Kilfoy Florence Louisa

37 Arthur Street

Te Aro

Wellington

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413 McCallum Mrs. Ellen

37 Arthur Street

Te Aro

Wellington

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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