Biography Advanced Search
This search lets you filter essays from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography using dates, occupations and places related to people's lives. Select from the fields below and use the search button at the bottom of the form. Results are shown beneath the form.
The drop-down lists below (Occupation/Activity, Region of Activity, and Birthplace) require you to select from the drop-down list and click 'Add' to make a selection. You can make multiple selections from any of these drop-down lists.
- 1910–1983Lawyer, farmer, farmers’ advocate, peace campaigner
- 1881–1955Teacher, translator, consul
- 1871–1949Professor of modern languages
- 1804?–1854Policeman, farmer, innkeeper
- 1893–1997Ngai Tai and Ngati Paoa woman of mana, secretary, community leader