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 Nosort descending Surname First Names Given address Town/Suburb City/Region
546 King E.

Worcester St Christchurch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Row Emily

Canterbury College Ch'ch

Ilam

Christchurch

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546 Widdowson Fanny

Chester Street Ch'ch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Shaw E.

Worcester Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Ainsworth E. Florence

Girls' High School Ch'ch

Riccarton

Christchurch

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546 Widdowson Clara

Chester Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Luke Jacobina

Ellice Street

Mt Victoria

Wellington

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546 Robinson Dora J.

Hewitts Rd Merivale

Merivale

Christchurch

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546 Johnson Laura H.

Garden Terrace

North Dunedin

Dunedin

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546 Henderson Christina K.

Girls' High School Ch'ch

Riccarton

Christchurch

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546 Mills Annie E.

Girls' High School Ch'ch

Riccarton

Christchurch

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546 Alexander Amelia

Mathesons Rd Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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546 Walkden E.

27 Chester St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Henderson Stella M. Canterbury College Ilam Christchurch more…
546 Mills M. C.

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

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546 Patton Mary

Crushington

Reefton

West Coast

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546 Alexander Amelia

Mathesons Rd Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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546 Tindel Agnes E.

Girls' High School Ch'ch

Riccarton

Christchurch

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546 Price H.

Hereford St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Bashford Mary Ann

Harewood Road

Papanui

Christchurch

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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