suffrage_petition
Surname: 
Hill
Given names: 
Maria
Given address: 
Wakanui
Sheet No: 282
Town/Suburb: 
Wakanui
City/Region: 
Canterbury
Notes: 

Biographical information provided by Briar Barry for the He Tohu exhibition:

Maria Hill was born on 3 April 1851 and was married to Charles Hill (Junior), a farmer in Wakanui, near Ashburton. Charles died in 1902, aged 58. Maria moved to Christchurch after she became a widow. Her son, George, was killed in the First World War. Maria died 9 July 1924. 

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

'Maria Hill', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/suffragist/maria-hill, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 6-Sep-2017

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