suffrage_petition
Surname: 
Schmidt
Given names: 
Bessie
Given address: 
Rollerson Street Thames
Sheet No: 10
Town/Suburb: 
Thames
City/Region: 
Coromandel
Notes: 

The 1896 electoral roll lists her as living on 'Rolleston' street, Thames. The only 'Rollerson Street' found is in Papakura.

Click on sheet number to see the 1893 petition sheet this signature appeared on. Digital copies of the sheets supplied by Archives New Zealand.

How to cite this page

'Bessie Schmidt', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/suffragist/bessie-schmidt, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 29-Nov-2017

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Lesley Clark ( Rollerson)

Posted: 27 Nov 2017

The spelling of the street is incorrect. It should be Rollerson Street. It was named for my ancestor, Elijah Rollerson, the first baker in Thames.