suffrage_petition
Surname: 
Andrew
Given names: 
Margaret
Given address: 
Cumberland St
Sheet No: 154
Town/Suburb: 
Central Dunedin
City/Region: 
Dunedin
Notes: 

Biography contributed by Katherine Blakeley

Margaret was born about 1858. She married William Andrew, a labourer.

When she signed the suffrage petition, Margaret was living with her family in Cumberland St, Dunedin.

She had a total of eight daughters and two died young.

Margaret died just thirteen days after the birth of her last daughter Marion.

She is buried with her daughters and husband (who died in 1917) in the Northern Cemetery, Dunedin.

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

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

'Margaret Andrew', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/suffragist/margaret-andrew, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 5-Nov-2018

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