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
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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263 Taylor M. A.

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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260 Templeton Mary

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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292 Thomas Elizabeth

Bamford Street

Woolston

Canterbury

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258 Thorne Mrs

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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292 Thorne E. C.

Junction Street

Woolston

Canterbury

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285 Tilley Florence

Ashburton

Ashburton

Canterbury

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29 Toohey H.

Leithfield

Leithfield

Canterbury

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29 Toohey M.

Leithfield

Leithfield

Canterbury

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220 Trickett E. J.

West Melton

West Melton

Canterbury

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219 Trolove Amy

Woodbank Kaikoura

Kaikoura

Canterbury

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292 Truvern Mary Jane

Bamford Street

Woolston

Canterbury

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254 Tulley Ada Rose

Waikari

Waikari

Canterbury

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256 Vallance Helen

Sefton

Sefton

Canterbury

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258 Vogeler Mari

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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256 Voss Rosanna

Ashley

Ashley

Canterbury

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217 Washbourne Kezia

Brookside

Brookside

Canterbury

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238 Watson Mrs G.

Southbrook

Rangiora

Canterbury

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539 Webster Betsie

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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539 Webster Catharin

Cust

Cust

Canterbury

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266 Wilson Georgina Josephine

Charles St Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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238 Withers Alice

Southbrook

Rangiora

Canterbury

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292 Wright Mary

Bamford Street

Woolston

Canterbury

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188 Yates Barbara

Russells flat

Russells Flat

Canterbury

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185 Yelland Jane

Sheffield

Sheffield

Canterbury

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253 Ayers Elizabeth

Woodend

Woodend

Canterbury

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185 Bryden Ruth

Springfield

Springfield

Canterbury

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258 Butcher Harriette

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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268 Byron Ellen

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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217 Claydon Elizabeth

Brookside

Brookside

Canterbury

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267 Eagle Ellen

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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259 Eder Eliza

Woodend

Woodend

Canterbury

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262 Gaarder Augusta F.

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

Canterbury

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278 Gates F. L.

Ashburton

Ashburton

Canterbury

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259 Gibbs Lizzy

Woodend

Woodend

Canterbury

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269 Goldthorp Anna M.

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi

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