Julia Scurr (née Sullivan; 17 February 1871 – 10 April 1927) was a British politician and suffragette.
Born in Limehouse in the East End of London, she married John Scurr in 1900. She became a prominent activist for working women in the East End, and was the main organiser of a large demonstration against unemployment in 1905, following which she met the Prime Minister, Arthur Balfour. In 1907, she was elected to the Poplar Board of Guardians, representing the Labour Party.
An associate of Sylvia Pankhurst, Scurr joined her East London Federation of Suffragettes. She was one of the delegation of six women from the East End who met with H. H. Asquith on 20 June 1914 following Pankhurst's hunger strike. Also in February 1914 she was a founder member of the United Suffragists. This became her primary area of activism and she was elected as one of its vice-presidents. She opposed British involvement in the First World War, but served on a food control committee during the conflict. In 1919, she was elected to Poplar Borough Council, playing a leading role in the Poplar Rates Rebellion of 1921, and she served as Mayor of Poplar in 1923/4.
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