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 Collins M. L.

East Belt

Linwood

Christchurch

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546 Cramp Hannah

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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546 Lawrence A. R.

Cambridge Terrace

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Collinson F.

Worcester Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Mann N.

Ellice Street

Mt Victoria

Wellington

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546 Holdsworth Mary

Sydenham

Sydenham

Christchurch

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546 Orr Emma A.

Canterbury College Ch'ch

Ilam

Christchurch

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546 Cooke Gertrude

Worcester St Christchurch

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Lorimer Margaret

Girls' High School Ch'ch

Riccarton

Christchurch

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546 Anderson L. I.

Kew Caversham

Caversham

Dunedin

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546 Preston Helen

Kent Terrace

Te Aro

Wellington

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546 Partridge Beatrice

Cashel Street Linwood

Linwood

Christchurch

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546 Cooke M. Edith

Farleigh Hse Papanui Rd

Papanui

Christchurch

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546 Pope Mary

Farleigh Hse Papanui Rd

Papanui

Christchurch

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546 Massey Elizabeth

Salisbury St

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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546 Preston K.

Kent Terrace

Te Aro

Wellington

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546 Williden M. J.

Canterbury College

Ilam

Christchurch

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546 Cranford S.

Cambridge Terrace

Central Christchurch

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