suffrage_petition
Surname: 
Cleghorn
Given names: 
J.
Given address: 
Crummer Rd
Sheet No: 400
Town/Suburb: 
Grey Lynn
City/Region: 
Auckland
Notes: 

Biographical information provided by Stefanie Lash, Archives New Zealand, for the He Tohu exhibition:

This signature is most likely that of Jessie Cleghorn. Jessie was married to a builder named James Cleghorn, and lived at 5 Crummer Rd in Grey Lynn for many years. They had at least three children. After she was widowed Jessie moved to Herne Bay to live with her son. She died in 1918 at the age of 76.

Click on sheet number to see the 1893 petition sheet this signature appeared on. Digital copies of the sheets supplied by Archives New Zealand.

How to cite this page

'J. Cleghorn', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/suffragist/j-cleghorn, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 11-Sep-2017

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