East London Women
East London Women
Daisy Parsons
East London and Votes for Women
East London Suffrage Biographies

Deputation by East London women to Prime Minister Asquith, 20th June 1914.

These pages feature some research that I have undertaken concerning the lives of women in east London and their part in the campaign for the vote in the early part of the 20th century.
In particular it considers the life and times of Daisy Parsons, suffragette and local politician from West Ham.
There are also some short biographies of some of the leading activists in this part of London.


Dedication -  Howard Bloch (1952 - 2000)

Dedicated to the memory of Howard Bloch, librarian and local historian of East London, colleague and mentor.



This page updated 17th September 2003