suffrage_petition
Surname: 
Orchard
Given names: 
E.
Given address: 
Springston?
Sheet No: 182
Town/Suburb: 
Springston?
City/Region: 
Canterbury
Notes: 

Information supplied by the Methodist Church of New Zealand archives team:

Emma Serena Orchard (1871-1951). Daughter of Bible Christian minister Rev John Orchard (1838-1907) and Susan Orchard (1839-1906) who was stationed at the Christchurch Bible Christian Church which was in Ferry Road.  Emma was the fifth daughter of 13 children.  She was an accomplished musician and studied singing overseas and taught in Christchurch.  Her sister Ada Ellis (1869-1950) also signed the petition.

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

'E. Orchard', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/suffragist/e-orchard, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 13-Sep-2017

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