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/Regionsort descending
542 A'Court Nina

179 Durham Streeet

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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537 Chammen Mrs

Colleridge St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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189 Cramp Ruth

New Brighton

New Brighton

Christchurch

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182 Crockett M. A.

Bromley

Bromley

Christchurch

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182 De Luen E.

Woolston?

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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182 Dench E.

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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208 Dewsbury D

Spreydon

Spreydon

Christchurch

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224 Drinkwell Mrs

Colombo St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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210 Drinkwater Rosa Ann

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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182 Dryden B.

Not given

Bromley

Christchurch

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244 Ealam M.

London St Lyttelton

Lyttelton

Christchurch

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178 Edmondstone Isabella

289 Madras St Chch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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203 Edmonstone A

13 Montreal St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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182 Ellison Eleanor Grace

Opawa

Opawa

Christchurch

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263 Ellwan E.

Ch ch

No suburb given

Christchurch

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182 Etherington Mrs

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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182 Falconer M. E.

Not given

Woolston

Christchurch

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222 Fantham Fanny

Spreydon

Spreydon

Christchurch

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216 Fernandez Mrs

St Asaph Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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198 Field Harriet

Harper St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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193 Fletcher Mrs

Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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242 Flett Isabella

Lyttelton

Lyttelton

Christchurch

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201 Francis M.

204 Manchester Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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182 Freeman Mrs E. S.

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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192 Fuller L. M.

Fire Stn. Chch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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182 Gallop G

Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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182 Garnett L.

Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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191 Gatehouse Elizabeth

Woolston

Woolston

Christchurch

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182 Gimblett M. M.

Woolston?

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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182 Gimblett Mrs M.

Woolston?

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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328 Gillett Amy Kate

186 Armagh St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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328 Gillett Kate

186 Armagh St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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182 Gimblett Mrs J.

Woolston?

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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215 Gledhill Mrs

Wordsworth St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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224 Gledhill Mrs

Wordsworth St

Sydenham

Christchurch

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207 Goslin Fanny

Roger St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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222 Gott Ellen

Spreydon

Spreydon

Christchurch

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182 Graham Mary

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

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201 Greenstreet Eliza

Papanui Road

Papanui

Christchurch

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201 Greenstreet Grace Ellen

Christchurch

No suburb given

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