Women and the vote

Page 6 – Women's suffrage petition

This database is a digitised version of the main suffrage petition submitted to Parliament in 1893. The name and address fields represent what appeared on the original sheets. The Suburb/Town and City/Region fields have been added to provide consistent information about the signatories’ location. The 'more' link goes to a page where extra information can be added. Members of the public are encouraged to submit further information via community contributions or you can email us at [email protected] Please refer to this guide for writing a suffrage petition biography from Archives New Zealand. Updates: each sheet number reference now links to a digital copy of the original sheet. Also, each entry with additional biographical information now displays as bold text.

Sheet No Surname First Names Given address Town/Suburb City/Regionsort descending
224 Drinkwell Mrs

Colombo St

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
244 Ealam M.

London St Lyttelton

Lyttelton

Christchurch

more…
178 Grubb Johanna M.

Simmons St Chch.

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

more…
2 Carr Annie M.

No 90 Lichfield St Chch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

more…
193 Holland Mrs G. A.

Queen Street

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
182 Spensley Alice

Lyttelton?

Lyttelton

Christchurch

more…
182 Le Comte Mrs

Not given

Woolston?

Christchurch

more…
263 Ellwan E.

Ch ch

No suburb given

Christchurch

more…
190 Murray E. T.

Lincoln

Lincoln

Christchurch

more…
324 Malcolm Alice Fanny

Clyde Road

Bryndwr

Christchurch

more…
226 Pavitt Alice Maud

Upper Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

more…
210 Drinkwater Rosa Ann

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
198 Field Harriet

Harper St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
201 Newton Mary De Renzy

North Belt

St Albans

Christchurch

more…
227 Smith Jane M.

Upper Riccard

Riccarton

Christchurch

more…
546 Burn Alice M.

Canterbury College

Ilam

Christchurch

more…
182 Dryden B.

Not given

Bromley

Christchurch

more…
177 Murray? E.

Chch.

No suburb given

Christchurch

more…
539 Campbell Marion B.

145 Hazeldean Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
3 Hookham Annie E.

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

more…
8 Stokes Rose

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

more…
207 Goslin Fanny

Roger St Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
182 Cooksley Sarah

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

more…
205 Hempstalk Ellen

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

more…
3 De La Mare Elixa

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
182 Tanner Mrs W. W.

Not given

Woolston?

Christchurch

more…
532 Wallis Eliza

North Opawa

Opawa

Christchurch

more…
542 Sinclair A.

205 St Asaph

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

more…
182 Aullsbrook M. A.

Address not given

Christchurch East?

Christchurch

more…
227 Griffiths Mary

Upper Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

more…
179 Mander Martha

Drapers Rd

Richmond

Christchurch

more…
182 Berry S. H.

Bromley

Bromley

Christchurch

more…
221 Prisk Mary Ann

Colombo Street North

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

more…
193 Fletcher Mrs

Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

more…
178 Edmondstone Isabella

289 Madras St Chch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

more…
182 McHarg Jane

Not given

Woolston

Christchurch

more…
210 Campbell Janet

Hazeldean Rd Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
198 Scott Elizabeth

Colombo Road

Sydenham

Christchurch

more…
182 Shoolbraid Ann

Not given

Christchurch East

Christchurch

more…
182 Coles Mary Elizabeth

Not given

Woolston

Christchurch

more…

Pages

How to cite this page

'Women's suffrage petition', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/politics/womens-suffrage/petition, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 13-Mar-2018