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 Surnamesort descending First Names Given address Town/Suburb City/Region
447 Young Ann

Spit Napier

Napier

Hawke's Bay

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456 Young Martha

Carlyle Street

Napier

Hawke's Bay

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462 Young Agnes Eleanor

Clyde Road

Napier

Hawke's Bay

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464 Young Mrs William

Fordell

Whanganui

Whanganui

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466 Young Catherine

Fernielee Wanganui

Whanganui

Whanganui

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479 Young Ellen

Wanganui

Whanganui

Whanganui

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487 Young Louisa

Masterton

Masterton

Wairarapa

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513 Young Margaret R.

Carnarvon

Carnarvon

Manawatu / Horowhenua

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525 Young Mary

Rangitikei

Rangitikei

Manawatu / Horowhenua

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542 Young Mrs

Aldred Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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543 Young Mrs J.

Hereford Street

Central Christchurch

Christchurch

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435 Younger Marjory

Hastings

Hastings

Hawke's Bay

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68 Younghusband M. A.

St Kilda

St Kilda

Dunedin

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239 Youngman E.

Rangiora

Rangiora

Canterbury

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139 Youngson Ellen

Anderson Bay

Andersons Bay

Dunedin

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149 Yrend Mrs W. H.

Selwyn NE Valley

North Dunedin

Dunedin

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104 Yule I.

Milton

Milton

Otago

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428 Zachan Olive

Havelock Road Napier Witnessed by I. Sidey

Napier

Hawke's Bay

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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