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
285 McKee E. M.

Ashburton

Ashburton

Canterbury

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263 McRorie Isabella

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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263 McSweeny A.

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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537 Meredith Louisa

Tullamine Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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279 Millichamp E.

Tinwald

Ashburton

Canterbury

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292 Milne M.

Princes Street

Woolston

Canterbury

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288 Moses Mary A.

Waterton

Waterton

Canterbury

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181 Muir Margt.

Springston

Springston

Canterbury

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181 Muir Agnes

Springston

Springston

Canterbury

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292 Wright Lenora

Bamford Street

Woolston

Canterbury

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241 Niven Jane

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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287 O'Kane Annie

Ashburton

Ashburton

Canterbury

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182 Orchard E.

Springston?

Springston?

Canterbury

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259 Orchard Mary Elizabeth

Waikuku

Waikuku

Canterbury

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211 Painter E.

Kirwee

Kirwee

Canterbury

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263 Parker L. S.

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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237 Payne E.

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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206 Peryman C. M.

Tai Tapu

Tai Tapu

Canterbury

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206 Peryman Elizabeth

Tai Tapu

Tai Tapu

Canterbury

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213 Peryman Elizabeth

Tai Tapu

Taitapu

Canterbury

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200 Pitkin Mrs

Weedons X

Weedons

Canterbury

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284 Pollock Mrs

Ashburton

Ashburton

Canterbury

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253 Porter Elizabeth

Woodend

Woodend

Canterbury

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239 Rangiora Mrs M.

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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185 Rapley Sarah

Mathven

Methven

Canterbury

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217 Rapley Emily

Brookside

Brookside

Canterbury

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217 Rapley Kezia

Brookside

Brookside

Canterbury

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240 Redstone Elizth

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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292 Reeve Mary

Princes Street

Woolston

Canterbury

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266 Roll Bertha

Charles St Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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266 Roll Mary

Charles St Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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292 Rosewarne M. A.

Bamford Street

Woolston

Canterbury

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217 Russell Mary

Brookside

Brookside

Canterbury

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282 Sargent P E

The Forks

Ashburton

Canterbury

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254 Sellars Catherine

Waikari

Waikari

Canterbury

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253 Smith Mary Sybil

Woodend

Woodend

Canterbury

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253 Standage E.

Woodend

Woodend

Canterbury

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266 Sutherland Annie

Sewell St Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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217 Taylor Mary J.

Brookside

Brookside

Canterbury

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239 Taylor M. A.

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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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