suffrage_petition
Surname: 
Hastie
Given names: 
G. F.
Given address: 
Andersons Bay
Sheet No: 68
Town/Suburb: 
Andersons Bay
City/Region: 
Dunedin
Notes: 

G. F Hastie was sister to Elizabeth Emma Rainton, who signed the same petition sheet.

Biography contributed by Katherine Blakeley

Georgina Frances Rainton was born in New Zealand in 1870 – the daughter of Joseph Rainton, a baker, and Jane Bruton.

She married James Thomas Hastie, an expressman, on 27 July 1892 in Dunedin and they had a son in 1893.

When Georgina signed the suffrage petition the family were living in Andersons Bay, Dunedin.

She died in the Dunedin Hospital on 1 September 1894 and is buried in the Northern Cemetery.

James re-married in 1901 and he died in 1952. He was cremated & his ashes were scattered.

Sources

BDM online NZ https://bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/

DCC Cemetery Records http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/cemeteries-search

Otago Nominal Index http://marvin.otago.ac.nz

Papers Past https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz

Presbyterian Research Centre https://www.presbyterian.org.nz/archives/

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

'G. F. Hastie', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/suffragist/g-f-hastie, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 12-Dec-2019

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