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  1. Spence, Catherine Helen (1839-1910)
  2. Curnow, Matilda Susanna (1858-1900)
  3. Windeyer, Lady Mary Elizabeth (1860-1910)
  4. Willmore, Henrietta (1866-1938)
  5. Dugdale, Henrietta Augusta (1869-1918)
  6. Lake, Serena (1870-1902)
  7. Bromby, John Edward (1871-1889)
  8. Everett, Mary Elizabeth (1874-1912, 1912-1913)
  9. Holden, Frances Gillam (1874-1924)
  10. Zadow, Christiane Susanne (Augusta) (1877-1896)
  11. Lee, Mary (1879-1909)
  12. Pottie, Eliza (1880-1907)
  13. Hart, Helen (1880-1908)
  14. Bowes, Euphemia Bridges (1882-1900)
  15. Scott, Rose (1882-1922)
  16. Ogg, Margaret Ann (1882-1953)
  17. Shiels, William (1883-1889)
  18. Smyth, Bridgetena (Brettena) (1883-1898)
  19. Ward, Elizabeth Jane (1883-1908)
  20. Henry, Alice (1884-1905, 1905-1933)
  21. Higgins, Frances Georgina (Ina) (1884-1920)
  22. Fell, Helen Wilson (1885-1935)
  23. Birks, Rosetta Jane (1886-1911)
  24. Nicholls, Elizabeth Webb (1886-1943)
  25. Lambrick, Amelia (1886-1956)
  26. Summerfield, Rose Anna (1887-1899)
  27. McLean, Margaret (1887-1923)
  28. Barlow, Mary Kate (1887-1934)
  29. Beadle, Jane (Jean) (1888-1901, 1901-1942)
  30. Lawson, Louisa (1888-1920)
  31. Ackermann, Jessie A. (1889-1889, 1890-1894, 1907-1907, 1910-1911)
  32. Montefiore, Dorothy Frances (Dora) (1889-1892, 1910-1912)
  33. Clarke, Lady Janet Marion (1889-1909)
  34. Bear-Crawford, Annette Ellen (1890-1899)
  35. Stone, Emma Constance (1890-1902)
  36. Dunkley, Louisa Margaret (1890-1903)
  37. Locke, Lilian Sophia (1890-1903)
  38. Benham, Agnes Mary Matilda (1890-1904)
  39. Miller, Emma (1890-1905)
  40. Guerin, Julia Margaret (Bella) (1890-1923)
  41. Cowan, Edith Dircksey (1890-1932)
  42. Golding, Annie Mackenzie (1890-1934)
  43. McConnel, Katherine McLeod (1890-1940)
  44. Lynch, Ellen Sarah (Lena) (1890-1943)
  45. Goldstein, Vida Jane (1890-1949)
  46. Martin, Anna Montgomerie (Annie) (1891-1901)
  47. Martel, Ellen Alma (Nellie) (1891-1904)
  48. Holmes, Marion Louisa (1891-1921)
  49. McNamara, Matilda Emilie Bertha (1892-1931)
  50. Barff, Jane Foss (1892-1937)
  51. Champion, Henry Hyde (1894-1922)
  52. Dwyer, Catherine Winifred (Kate) (1894-1949)
  53. Morice, Louise (Lucy) (1895-1951)
  54. Swanton, Mary Hynes (1896-1933)
  55. Harwood, Marian Fleming (1896-1934)
  56. Hodge, Margaret Emily (1897-1913)
  57. Rooke, Jessie Spink (1899-1906)
  58. Dobson, Emily (1899-1932)
  59. Newcomb, Harriet Christina (1900-1913)
  60. John, Cecilia Annie (1900-1921)
  61. Duncan, Annie Jane (1900-1930)
  62. Henderson, Jessie Isabel (1900-1951)
  63. Booth, Mary (1900-1956)
  64. Matthias, Elizabeth (Betsy) (1900-1963)
  65. Parker, Florence Mary (1900-1966)
  66. Heagney, Muriel Agnes (1900-1974)
  67. Booth, Angela Elizabeth Josephine (1901-1914, 1914-1954)
  68. Barrett, Edith Helen (1901-1934)
  69. Cuthbertson, Margaret Gardiner (1901-1944)
  70. Evans, Ada Emily (1902-1921)
  71. Luffman, Lauretta Caroline Maria (1902-1929)
  72. Golding, Isabella Theresa (Belle) (1902-1940)
  73. Macarthur Onslow, Rosa Sibella (1902-1943)
  74. MacKinnon, Eleanor Vokes (1903-1936)
  75. Fidler, Isabel Margaret (1903-1952)
  76. Preston Stanley, Millicent Fanny (1903-1955)
  77. Anderson, Selina Sarah (Senie) (1904-1908)
  78. Phillips, Marion (1904-1932)
  79. Seery, Eva Mary (1904-1937)
  80. Hughes, Agnes Eva (1904-1940)
  81. Brennan, Anna Teresa (1904-1962)
  82. Petersen, Alicia Teresa Jane O’Shea (1905-1923)
  83. Benjamin, Sophia (Zoe) (1905-1924)
  84. Moss, Alice Frances (1906-1948)
  85. Mayo, Helen Mary (1906-1950)
  86. Pavy, Emily Dorothea (1906-1967)
  87. Rischbieth, Bessie Mabel (1906-1967)
  88. Allan, Stella May (1907-1939)
  89. Matters, Muriel Lilah (1907-1969, 1910-1911)
  90. Marks, Gladys Hope (1907-1970)
  91. Ahern, Elizabeth (Lizzie) (1908-1916, 1908-1916, 1916-1969)
  92. Skene, Lillias Margaret (1908-1949)
  93. Aspinall, Jessie Strahorn (1908-1953)
  94. Hooton, Harriet (Ettie) (1908-1960)
  95. Sterne, Elizabeth Anne Valentine (1909-1973)
  96. Maxwell, May (Maisie) (1910-1934)
  97. Osborne, Ethel Elizabeth (1910-1938)
  98. Vaughan, Dorothy (1910-1962)
  99. Brodney, Maria May (1910-1973)
  100. Casey, Eileen Mary (1911-1918)
  101. Glencross, Eleanor (1911-1928, 1928-1950)
  102. Macdonald, Amelia Morrison (1911-1946)
  103. Longman, Irene Maud (1911-1964)
  104. Munro, Grace Emily (1911-1964)
  105. McCorkindale, Isabella (Isabel) (1911-1971)
  106. Cowper, Robina Fordyce (1912-1936)
  107. Swain, Edith Muriel Maitland (1912-1940)
  108. Boelke, Grace Fairley (1912-1948)
  109. Cardell-Oliver, Dame Annie Florence Gillies (1912-1956)
  110. Beveridge, Dorothy Christina (1912-1978)
  111. Collisson, Marjorie Chave (1913-1918)
  112. Matthews, Susan May (1913-1935)
  113. Rees, Elizabeth Laurie (Bessie) (1913-1939)
  114. Blackburn, Doris Amelia (1913-1970)
  115. Bage, Anna Frederika (Freda) (1913-1971)
  116. Brown, Louisa Alice (1914-1940)
  117. Bennett, Emily (1914-1941)
  118. Daley, Jane (Jean) (1914-1947)
  119. Goode, Agnes Knight (1914-1947)
  120. Baines, Sarah Jane (Jennie) (1914-1951)
  121. Walker, Ellinor Gertrude (1914-1979)
  122. Moore, Eleanor May (1915-1949)
  123. Miethke, Adelaide Laetitia (1915-1962)
  124. Dale, Marguerite Ludovia (1916-1924)
  125. Bailey, Margaret Ann (1916-1955)
  126. Guiterman, Rosine (1916-1960)
  127. Fowler, Elizabeth Lilian (1917-1950)
  128. Geach, Portia Swanston (1917-1959)
  129. Cooper, Janet Pierson (1917-1961)
  130. Liddell, Mary Wherry (1917-1967)
  131. Couchman, Dame Elizabeth May (1917-1982)
  132. Pankhurst, Adela Constantia (1918-1918, 1928-1943)
  133. Young, Sarah Jane (1918-1955)
  134. Rutherford, Clara Padbury (1918-1975)
  135. D'Arcy, Dame Constance Elizabeth (1919-1949)
  136. Chapple, Phoebe (1919-1964)
  137. Jones, Edith Emily (1920-1929)
  138. Bromham, Ada (1920-1934, 1934-1937, 1937-1946, 1946-1947, 1952-1959, 1959-1965)
  139. Buchanan, Gwynneth Vaughan (1920-1945)
  140. Francis, Susan (1920-1946)
  141. Littlejohn, Emma Linda Palmer (1920-1949)
  142. Scobie, Grace Locke (1920-1957)
  143. Kiek, Winifred (1920-1959)
  144. Board, Ruby Willmet (1920-1960)
  145. Hain, Gladys Adeline (1920-1962)
  146. Ryan, Mary Margaret (1920-1968)
  147. Burrow, Kathleen Mary (Kate) (1920-1987)
  148. James, Elizabeth Britomarte (1921-1933)
  149. Waterworth, Edith Alice (1922-1957)
  150. Beveridge, Ada (1922-1964)
  151. Muscio, Florence Mildred (1922-1964)
  152. Stewart, Margaret Grace (1923-1948)
  153. McDonnell, Ethel (1923-1961)
  154. Cohen, Rieke (1923-1964)
  155. Davey, Constance Muriel (1924-1954)
  156. Evans, Evelyn Paget (1924-1956)
  157. Hinder, Eleanor Mary (1924-1956)
  158. Woodcock, Lucy Godiva (1924-1968)
  159. Byles, Marie Beuzeville (1924-1979)
  160. Greenwood, Irene Adelaide (1925-1931, 1931-1936, 1936-1948)
  161. Watson, Phebe Naomi (1925-1946)
  162. Holmes, Marion Phoebe (1925-1966)
  163. Wedgwood, Dame Ivy Evelyn Annie (1925-1971)
  164. Duguid, Phyllis Evelyn (1925-1993)
  165. Cumbrae-Stewart, Zina Beatrice Selwyn (1926-1935)
  166. Goodisson, Lillie Elizabeth (1926-1947)
  167. Anderson, Phyllis Margery (1926-1957)
  168. Withers, Mary Helen (1927-1932, 1939-1962)
  169. Gillan, Helen Elizabeth (1927-1955)
  170. Dougharty, Helen Elizabeth (Nellie) (1928-1955)
  171. Gates, Minnie May (1928-1966)
  172. Berry, Dame Alice Miriam (1928-1973)
  173. Sherrard, Kathleen Margaret Maria (1928-1975)
  174. Cameron, Kathleen Gordon (Kay) (1928-1987)
  175. O'Keeffe, Kathleen Clare (1929-1938)
  176. Cilento, Phyllis Dorothy (1929-1984)
  177. Keighley, Erna Laura (1930-1947)
  178. Marfell, Helena Catherine (1930-1960)
  179. Kumm, Frances Gertrude (1930-1966)
  180. Arnot, Jean Fleming (1930-1970)
  181. Gibbs, Pearl Mary (Gambanyi) (1930-1983)
  182. Cranley, Alison Hilma (1930-1987)
  183. Shelley, Cecelia Moore (1932-1968)
  184. Octoman, Janette Hannum (1933-1971)
  185. Battye, Margaret (1934-1949)
  186. Davies, Natalia (Nat) (1934-1951)
  187. Weber, Ivy Lavinia (1934-1976)
  188. Tenison Woods, Mary Cecil (1935-1971)
  189. Norris, Dame Ada May (1935-1985)
  190. Puregger, Marjorie Isabel (1936-1980)
  191. Mills, May (1937-1963)
  192. Cluff, Florence Amy (Flo) (1937-1990)
  193. Gibson, Gladys Ruth (1938-1972)
  194. Jordan, Ellen Violet (Vi) (1939-1982)
  195. Burke, Phyllis Le Cappelaine (1940-1969)
  196. Reader, Dame Audrey Tattie (1940-1980)
  197. Goble, Dorothy Ada (1940-1982)
  198. Daly, Jean Mary (1940-1986)
  199. Skitch, Marie Elizabeth (1941-1970)
  200. Smith, Mary (1944-1950)
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