Dame Christabel Pankhurst DBE
(1880-1958)

Died aged c. 78

Dame Christabel Harriette Pankhurst, DBE (/ˈpæŋkhərst/; 22 September 1880 – 13 February 1958), was a suffragette born in Manchester, England. A co-founder of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), she directed its militant actions from exile in France from 1912 to 1913. In 1914 she supported the war against Germany. After the war she moved to the United States, where she worked as an evangelist for the Second Adventist movement.

DbPedia
Wikidata Wikipedia

Family tree

Commemorated on 3 plaques

Photo of Emmeline Pankhurst and Christabel Pankhurst blue plaque
Nick Harrison on Flickr
Photo of Emmeline Pankhurst, Christabel Pankhurst, Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence, and Frederick Pethick-Lawrence stone plaque
Keith Seabridge on Flickr

Emmeline Pankhurst 1858-1928 and Dame Christabel Pankhurst 1880-1958 campaigners for Women's Suffrage lived here

50 Clarendon Road, Holland Park, Kensington and Chelsea, W11, London, United Kingdom where they lived

Emmeline Pankhurst (1858-1928) and her daughters Christabel Pankhurst and Sylvia Pankhurst, founders of the Suffragette Movement, lived here 1897-1907

The Pankhurst Centre, 60-62 Nelson Street, Manchester, United Kingdom where they lived

Here were the headquarters of the women social and political union known as "The Suffragettes" led by Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst. Here also lived Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence, who with her husband played an invaluable part in building up the organisation and edited "Votes for Women".

Clement’s Inn Passage, London, United Kingdom where they worked