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M. Barron

Signed family name
Barron
Signed given name
M.
Given address
Caversham
Sheet number
Town/Suburb
Caversham
City/Region
Dunedin
Notes

Biography contributed by Katherine Blakeley.

Martha Barron was born in 1870 in Dunedin – the daughter of John Barron, a grocer, and Martha Patrick. (See 146 Mrs Barron)

When Martha signed the suffrage petition she was living with her family in Rockyside, Caversham.

Martha did not marry – she died on 27 June 1944 and is buried in the family grave in the Southern Cemetery.

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

See also Caversham research databases

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