suffrage_petition
Surname: 
Griffiths
Given names: 
Mary
Given address: 
Upper Riccarton
Sheet No: 227
Town/Suburb: 
Riccarton
City/Region: 
Christchurch
Notes: 

Mary (formerly Wyer, nee Harper) and John Griffiths, a boilermaker, were from Worcestershire, England. She was the mother of Mary Jane Carpenter, the first name recorded on the Petition.

In 1870 Mary travelled with her husband, sons John and Samuel, daughters Mary Jane and Sarah, daughter-in-law Hannah, and great-nephew John, to New Zealand aboard the Zealandia, arriving in Lyttelton on 23 December 1870. 

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

'Mary Griffiths', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/suffragist/mary-griffiths-0, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 2-Oct-2017

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