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Aaron Ayers (1836 – 16 September 1900) arrived in Christchurch, New Zealand from England as a newly married man in his mid 20s.
Andrew Duncan (1834 – 10 December 1880) was Mayor of Christchurch 1869–1870.
Arthur Edgar Gravenor Rhodes (20 March 1859 – 26 December 1922) was a New Zealand Member of Parliament and Mayor of Christchurch.
Sir Robert John Parker (born 13 January 1953) is a former New Zealand broadcaster and politician.
Charles Mathew Gray (1853 – 11 June 1918) was a New Zealand Independent Member of Parliament for Christchurch North, and Mayor of Christchurch.
Charles Melville Louisson (1840 – 19 April 1924), known as Charles Louisson or Chas Louisson, was a New Zealand politician.
Charles Thomas Ick (9 January 1827 – 27 April 1885) was Mayor of Christchurch from December 1878 to December 1880.
Christchurch (Ōtautahi) is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region.
The Christchurch City Council is the local government authority for Christchurch in New Zealand.
Christchurch City Libraries are operated by the Christchurch City Council and are a network of 19 libraries and a mobile book bus.
The Christchurch mayoral by-election in 1936 was triggered by the resignation of the incumbent, Dan Sullivan, who had been appointed cabinet minister after the Labour Party winning the general election in November 1935.
The Christchurch City mayoral election, 1876 was the first election for the Mayor of Christchurch held by public vote.
The Christchurch mayoral election held on 27 November 1878 was contested by the incumbent mayor, Henry Thomson, and senior Christchurch City Councillor Charles Thomas Ick.
The Christchurch mayoral election held on 30 November 1881 was contested by German-born baker, hotel proprietor and businessman George Ruddenklau, and businessman Charles Taylor.
The Christchurch City mayoral election, 1935 was held on 8 May 1935.
The Christchurch mayoral election, 2001 was part of the 2001 New Zealand local elections.
The Christchurch mayoral election, 2004 was part of the New Zealand local elections, 2004.
The Christchurch mayoral election, 2007 was part of the New Zealand local elections, 2007.
The Christchurch mayoral election, 2010 is part of the New Zealand local elections, 2010.
The 2013 Christchurch mayoral election was part of the New Zealand local elections and was won by former MP Lianne Dalziel.
The 2016 Christchurch mayoral election was part of the New Zealand local elections held on 8 October.
The Christchurch Town Hall, since 2007 formally known as the Christchurch Town Hall of the Performing Arts, opened in 1972, is Christchurch New Zealand's premier performing arts centre.
Daniel Giles "Dan" Sullivan (18 July 1882 – 8 April 1947) was a New Zealand Member of Parliament, Cabinet Minister and Mayor of Christchurch.
Ernest Eden George (18 September 1863 – 2 May 1927), known as Eden George, was born in New South Wales and came to New Zealand as a young man.
Edward Brenchley Bishop (1811 – 25 April 1887) was the fourth chairman of the Christchurch Town Council, and seven years later the sixth Mayor of Christchurch in 1872–1873.
Sir Ernest Herbert Andrews (25 June 1873 – 9 November 1961) was Mayor of Christchurch from 1941 until his retirement in 1950.
A first-past-the-post (FPTP) voting method is one in which voters indicate on a ballot the candidate of their choice, and the candidate who receives the most votes wins.
Frederick (Fred) Hobbs JP (17 December 1841 – 13 May 1920) was Mayor of Christchurch, New Zealand 1874–1877 for two terms; he was the first mayor who served more than one term.
Garry Anthony Moore (born 8 January 1951) is a former Mayor of Christchurch, New Zealand, serving from 1998 to 2007.
Sir George Manning (11 February 1887 – 29 December 1976) was Mayor of Christchurch from 1958 to October 1968, when he retired.
John George Ruddenklau JP (23 May 1829 – 15 December 1891) was Mayor of Christchurch from December 1881 to December 1883.
Sir Hamish Grenfell Hay (8 December 1927 – 7 September 2008) was a New Zealand politician, who served as Mayor of Christchurch for fifteen years, from 1974 to 1989.
Henry Holland (7 December 1859 – 29 December 1944) was a New Zealand politician of the Reform Party, and Mayor of Christchurch from 1912 to 1919.
Henry Sawtell (1832 – 19 June 1913) was Mayor of Christchurch 1871–1872.
Henry Thomas Joynt Thacker (20 March 1870 – 3 May 1939) was a doctor, New Zealand Member of Parliament and Mayor of Christchurch.
Henry Thomson JP (1828 – 13 September 1903) was a 19th-century Mayor of Christchurch and Member of Parliament for the electorate in Canterbury, New Zealand.
Sir Henry Francis Wigram (18 January 1857 – 6 May 1934) was a British-born New Zealand businessman, politician and aviation promoter.
Isaac Luck (12 May 1817 – 15 December 1881) was a New Zealand architect.
James Arthur Flesher (13 August 1865 – 18 August 1930) was a politician in Christchurch, New Zealand.
James Gapes (1822 – 22 October 1899) was a local politician in Christchurch, New Zealand.
James Purvis Jameson JP (5 April 1824 – 6 September 1896) was Mayor of Christchurch in 1870–1871.
John Anderson (7 November 1820 – 30 April 1897) was the second Mayor of Christchurch in New Zealand 1868–1869, and a successful businessman.
John Kendrick Archer (3 March 1865 – 25 July 1949) was a Baptist Minister, Mayor of Christchurch and member of the New Zealand Legislative Council.
John Walton Beanland (3 November 1866 – 7 December 1943) was a building contractor and Mayor of Christchurch from 1936 to 1938.
Sir John Hall (18 December 1824 – 25 June 1907) was born in Kingston upon Hull, England, the third son of George Hall, a captain in the navy.
John Joseph Dougall (1860 – 5 September 1934) was Mayor of Christchurch in 1911–1912.
John Ollivier (25 March 1812 – 31 July 1893) was a Member of Parliament in New Zealand, but was better known for his membership of the Canterbury Provincial Council.
Lianne Audrey Dalziel (born 7 June 1960) is the Mayor of Christchurch.
Melville Edwin Lyons (27 February 1889 – 7 May 1955), sometimes called Tiny, was briefly a Reform Party Member of Parliament in New Zealand until his election was declared void.
Michael Brannan Hart (c. 1814 – 9 August 1878) was the publican of the White Hart Hotel in Christchurch, New Zealand, that stood on the corner of High and Cashel Streets.
Neville George Pickering (18 November 1923 – 25 June 1988) was a New Zealand politician of the Labour Party.
New Zealand Truth was a tabloid newspaper published weekly in New Zealand from 1905 to 2013.
The Parliamentary Counsel Office (PCO) is a New Zealand Public Sector Organisation of the New Zealand Government.
Sir Robert Mafeking Macfarlane (17 May 1900 – 2 December 1982) was a New Zealand politician of the Labour Party.
Albert Ronald Guthrey (15 January 1916 – 8 September 2008) was a councillor for Christchurch City Council for 22 years before being elected Mayor of Christchurch.
A royal charter is a formal document issued by a monarch as letters patent, granting a right or power to an individual or a body corporate.
The Evening Post was an afternoon metropolitan daily newspaper based in Wellington, New Zealand.
The New Zealand Herald is a daily newspaper published in Auckland, New Zealand, owned by New Zealand Media and Entertainment.
The Press is a daily newspaper published in Christchurch, New Zealand.
The Star was a daily newspaper published in Christchurch, New Zealand from 1868 to 1991.
Thomas Gapes (1848 – 16 April 1913) was Mayor of Christchurch 1893/94.
Thomas Edward Taylor (16 June 1862 – 27 July 1911) was a Christchurch mayor, New Zealand Member of Parliament, businessman and prohibitionist (advocate of temperance).
The University of Auckland (Te Whare Wānanga o Tāmaki Makaurau) is the largest university in New Zealand, located in the country's largest city, Auckland.
Vicki Susan Buck (born 1955/56) was Mayor of Christchurch, New Zealand for nine years from 1989.
The Wairarapa Times-Age is the regional daily paper for the Wairarapa in New Zealand, including Masterton.
Walter Henry Cooper (1845 – 17 April 1941) was Mayor of Christchurch in 1895, and again in 1897.
William Barbour Wilson (2 April 1819 – 8 November 1897), also known as Cabbage Wilson, was the first Mayor of Christchurch in New Zealand in 1868.
His or Her Worship is an honorific prefix for mayors, Justices of the Peace and magistrates in present or former Commonwealth realms.