Elizabeth McCombs (née Henderson) (19 November 1873 – 7 June 1935) was a New Zealand politician of the Labour Party, and the first woman elected to the New Zealand Parliament. New Zealand women gained the right to vote in 1893, though were not allowed to stand for the House of Representatives until the election of 1919. McCombs had previously contested elections in 1928 and 1931.
New Zealand politician
|Date of birth||19 November 1873
|Date of death||7 June 1935
|Country of citizenship|
|Member of political party|
Media in category "Elizabeth McCombs"
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- Stella, Kathleen and Elizabeth Henderson in 1890s.jpg 660 × 457; 23 KB
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