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 info@nzhistory.net.nz . Update: each sheet number reference now links to a digital copy of the original sheet

Sheet No Surname First Names Given address Town/Suburb City/Region
1 Carpenter Mary J.

Yaldhurst

Yaldhurst

Christchurch

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1 Carleton J.

Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

more about J. Carleton
1 Carte Ester Templeton Templeton Christchurch more about Ester Carte
1 Chaplin Isabella

Templeton

Templeton

Christchurch

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1 Clarkson Susann Hornby Hornby Christchurch more about Susann Clarkson
1 Denniston M. H. Fendalton Fendalton Christchurch more about M. H. Denniston
1 Earle F.

Fendalton

Fendalton

Christchurch

more about F. Earle
1 Gilberthorpe Annie Yaldhurst Yaldhurst Christchurch more about Annie Gilberthorpe
1 Gudsell Jessie

Templeton

Templeton

Christchurch

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1 Gulley E.

Lyttelton

Lyttelton

Christchurch

more about E. Gulley
1 Hansen Mary

Templeton

Templeton

Christchurch

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1 Hepburn C. Riccarton Riccarton Christchurch more about C. Hepburn
1 Hepburn L. Riccarton Riccarton Christchurch more about L. Hepburn
1 Hewinson S. W. Fendalton Fendalton Christchurch more about S. W. Hewinson
1 Holmes Alice

Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

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1 Jeffs Mary Templeton Templeton Christchurch more about Mary Jeffs
1 Lambert Emma

Hornby

Hornby

Christchurch

more about Emma Lambert
1 Manson J.

Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

more about J. Manson
1 Marshall Priscilla

Templeton

Templeton

Christchurch

more about Priscilla Marshall
1 Pearce H. Fendalton Fendalton Christchurch more about H. Pearce
1 Rogers Julia Templeton Templeton Christchurch more about Julia Rogers
1 Rosendale Louise Templeton Templeton Christchurch more about Louise Rosendale
1 Selwyn F. Fendalton Fendalton Christchurch more about F. Selwyn
1 Shelton Julia F. Hornby Hornby Christchurch more about Julia F. Shelton
1 Sheppard K. W.

Riccarton

Riccarton

Christchurch

more about K. W. Sheppard
1 Smither Jane F.

Islington

Islington

Christchurch

more about Jane F. Smither
1 Verran E. A. Fendalton Fendalton Christchurch more about E. A. Verran
1 Wallis R. Riccarton Riccarton Christchurch more about R. Wallis
1 Watson Margaret Templeton Templeton Christchurch more about Margaret Watson
1 Westacott E. Fendalton Fendalton Christchurch more about E. Westacott
2 Aldridge Rosa E. Christchurch Lyttelton Christchurch more about Rosa E. Aldridge
2 Anderson Mary R. Fendalton Fendalton Christchurch more about Mary R. Anderson
2 Barlow M. Annat Annat Canterbury more about M. Barlow
2 Boyle Elizabeth Richardson

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

more about Elizabeth Richardson Boyle
2 Branton-Day G.

Christchurch

No suburb given

Christchurch

more about G. Branton-Day
2 Button Nellie Christchurch Central Christchurch Christchurch more about Nellie Button
2 Carr Annie M. No 90 Lichfield St Chch Central Christchurch Christchurch more about Annie M. Carr
2 Carr C. A. No 90 Lichfield St Chch Central Christchurch Christchurch more about C. A. Carr
2 Carr Agnes M. No 90 Lichfield St Chch Central Christchurch Christchurch more about Agnes M. Carr
2 Carr Charlotte J. No 90 Lichfield St Chch Central Christchurch Christchurch more about Charlotte J. Carr

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How to cite this page: 'Women's suffrage petition', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/politics/womens-suffrage/petition, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 26-Nov-2013