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 address Town/Suburb City/Region
270 Gardner Ellen

Washdyke

Washdyke

South Canterbury

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272 Gardner Lily

Timaru

Timaru

South Canterbury

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272 Gardner Ida L. G.

Butler St Timaru

Timaru

South Canterbury

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275 Gardner M.

Middle Street

Timaru

South Canterbury

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275 Gardner L.

Middle Street

Timaru

South Canterbury

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275 Gardner Emily M.

Butler St

Timaru

South Canterbury

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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