User:Rich Farmbrough/ODNB articles on women and girls

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  1. Æbbe d. 683? Abbess of Coldingham NoN NoN NoN
  2. Ælfflæd b. 654 d. 714 Abbess of Strensall-Whitby NoN NoN NoN
  3. Ælfgifu consort of King Eadwig NoN NoN NoN
  4. Ælfgifu first consort of King Cnut NoN NoN NoN
  5. Ælfthryth d. 929 princess NoN NoN NoN
  6. Ælfthryth d. 999x1001 Queen of England, consort of King Edgar NoN NoN NoN
  7. Æthelburh Abbess of Barking NoN NoN NoN
  8. Æthelflæd d. 918 ruler of the Mercians NoN NoN NoN
  9. Æthelthryth d. 679 queen in Northumbria, consort of King Ecgfrith, and Abbess of Ely NoN NoN NoN

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  1. Marjorie Abbatt b. 1899 d. 1991 promoter of toy design and businesswoman NoN NoN NoN
  2. Maria Abdy b. c.1800 d. 1867 poet NoN NoN NoN
  3. Elizabeth d'Abenon b. b. 1340 d. after 1394 NoN NoN NoN
  4. Frances Abington b. 1737 d. 1815 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  5. Doris Caroline Abrahams b. 1901 d. 1982 writer songwriter NoN NoN NoN
  6. Annie Abram b. 1869 d. 1930 historian NoN NoN NoN
  7. Harriett Abrams b. c.1758 d. 1821 singer composer NoN NoN NoN
  8. Theodosia Abrams b. c.1769 d. 1849 NoN NoN NoN
  9. Janet Achurch b. 1863 d. 1916 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  10. Mary Kathleen Macrory-Ackland b. 1906 d. 1969 poet NoN NoN NoN
  11. Elizabeth Ackroyd b. 1910 d. 1987 civil servant and consumer rights campaigner NoN NoN NoN
  12. Alice Sophia Acland b. 1849 d. 1935 co-operative movement activist and advocate of women's advancement NoN NoN NoN
  13. Acland b. 1750 d. 1815 diarist NoN NoN NoN
  14. Sarah Angelina Acland b. 1849 d. 1930 photographer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  15. Eliza Acton b. 1799 d. 1859 writer on cookery and poet NoN NoN NoN
  16. Marion Jean Catherine Adams-Acton b. 1846 d. 1928 writer NoN NoN NoN
  17. Ada b. c.1123 d. 1178 consort of Prince Henry of Scotland NoN NoN NoN
  18. Jean Adam b. 1704 d. 1765 poet NoN NoN NoN
  19. Ruth Augusta Adam b. 1907 d. 1977 writer feminist NoN NoN NoN
  20. Barbara Georgina Adams b. 1945 d. 2002 archaeologist museum curator NoN NoN NoN
  21. Bertha Jane Leith Adams b. 1837 d. 1912 novelist NoN NoN NoN
  22. Carol Adams b. 1948 d. 2007 educationist NoN NoN NoN
  23. Fanny Adams b. 1859 d. 1867 murder victim and source of a colloquial expression NoN NoN NoN
  24. Katharine Adams b. 1862 d. 1952 bookbinder NoN NoN NoN
  25. Mary Adams self-proclaimed virgin mother NoN NoN NoN
  26. Mary Grace Agnes Adams b. 1898 d. 1984 television producer and programme director NoN NoN NoN
  27. Mary Jane Bridges-Adams b. 1854 d. 1939 socialist educationist NoN NoN NoN
  28. Sarah Flower Adams b. 1805 d. 1848 poet ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  29. Janet Laurel Adamson b. 1882 d. 1962 labour movement activist and politician NoN NoN NoN
  30. Joy Adamson b. 1910 d. 1980 conservationist artist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  31. Charlotte Addison bp. 1680 d. 1731 NoN NoN NoN
  32. Laura Addison b. 1822 d. 1852 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  33. Adela b. c.1067 d. 1137 princess NoN NoN NoN
  34. Adelaide b. 1792 d. 1849 Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, consort of William IV ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  35. Adelida d. before 1113 princess NoN NoN NoN
  36. Adeliza b. c.1103 d. 1151 Queen of England, second consort of Henry I NoN NoN NoN
  37. Henrietta Adler b. 1868 d. 1950 social worker and Jewish political activist NoN NoN NoN
  38. Hester Agnes Adrian b. 1899 d. 1966 penal reformer NoN NoN NoN
  39. Mary Adshead b. 1904 d. 1995 mural painter and designer NoN NoN NoN
  40. Cecilia Mary Ady b. 1881 d. 1958 historian NoN NoN NoN
  41. Eileen Forrester Agar b. 1899 d. 1991 artist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  42. Agnes NoN NoN NoN
  43. Grace Aguilar b. 1816 d. 1847 writer on Jewish history and religion and novelist NoN NoN NoN
  44. Elizabeth Clarice Aguzzi b. 1856 d. 1938 equestrian performer NoN NoN NoN
  45. Joan Delano Aiken b. 1924 d. 2004 children's writer NoN NoN NoN
  46. Mary Frances Aikenhead b. 1787 d. 1858 Roman Catholic nun ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  47. Lucy Aikin b. 1781 d. 1864 historian ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  48. Charlotte Edith Ainslie b. 1863 d. 1960 headmistress educationist NoN NoN NoN
  49. Diana Josceline Barbara Neave Airey b. 1919 d. 1992 NoN NoN NoN
  50. Julienne Aisner b. 1900 d. 1947 NoN NoN NoN
  51. Edith Aitken b. 1861 d. 1940 headmistress NoN NoN NoN
  52. Marcia Anastasia Aitken b. 1909 d. 1994 NoN NoN NoN
  53. Shireen Nishat Akbar b. 1944 d. 1997 educationist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  54. Emma Albani b. 1847 d. 1930 singer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  55. Emma Albertazzi b. 1813/14 d. 1847 singer NoN NoN NoN
  56. Mary Alcock b. 1741? d. 1798 writer NoN NoN NoN
  57. Vivien Dolores Alcock b. 1921 d. 2003 NoN NoN NoN
  58. Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge b. 1866 d. 1956 singer composer NoN NoN NoN
  59. Ann Alexander b. 1774/5 d. 1861 banker bill broker NoN NoN NoN
  60. Cecil Frances Alexander b. 1818 d. 1895 hymn writer and poet ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  61. Helen Alexander b. 1653/4 d. 1729 covenanter NoN NoN NoN
  62. Mary Alexander b. 1760 d. 1809 Quaker minister NoN NoN NoN
  63. Alexandra b. 1844 d. 1925 Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and the British dominions beyond the seas, and empress of India, consort of Edward VII ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  64. Alexandra b. 1891 d. 1959 nurse granddaughter of Edward VII ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  65. Mary Jemima Alger b. 1838 d. 1894 headmistress NoN NoN NoN
  66. Alice d. 1246 magnate NoN NoN NoN
  67. Alice b. 1843 d. 1878 grand Duchess of Hesse, consort of Louis IV, and daughter of Queen Victoria ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  68. Alice b. 1883 d. 1981 granddaughter of Queen Victoria and diplomatic service wife NoN NoN NoN
  69. Alice b. 1885 d. 1969 Greek Orthodox nun and mother-in-law of Elizabeth II NoN NoN NoN
  70. Alice b. 1901 d. 2004 NoN NoN NoN
  71. Elizabeth Alkin b. c.1600 d. 1655? nurse spy NoN NoN NoN
  72. Eliza MacNaughton Luke Allan b. 1886 d. 1964 novelist NoN NoN NoN
  73. Mary Miller Allan b. 1869 d. 1947 college head NoN NoN NoN
  74. Rosalbina Caradori- Allan b. 1800 d. 1865 singer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  75. Theodosia Alleine nonconformist writer NoN NoN NoN
  76. Hannah Allen bookseller NoN NoN NoN
  77. Hannah Allen b. c.1638 d. 1668x1708 nonconformist writer NoN NoN NoN
  78. Marjory Allen b. 1897 d. 1976 landscape architect and promoter of child welfare NoN NoN NoN
  79. Mary Sophia Allen b. 1878 d. 1964 police officer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  80. Phyllis Byam Shand Allfrey b. 1908 d. 1986 author politician NoN NoN NoN
  81. Sara Allgood b. 1883 d. 1950 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  82. Mary Helen Agnes Allies b. 1852 d. 1927 historian translator NoN NoN NoN
  83. Helen Mary Elizabeth Allingham b. 1848 d. 1926 watercolour painter ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  84. Margery Louise Allingham b. 1904 d. 1966 writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  85. Frances Allitsen b. 1848 d. 1912 composer NoN NoN NoN
  86. Miriam Allott b. 1920 d. 2010 NoN NoN NoN
  87. June Dalziel Almeida b. 1930 d. 2007 virologist NoN NoN NoN
  88. Princess Amelia b. 1711 d. 1786 daughter of George II ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  89. Amelia b. 1783 d. 1810 NoN NoN NoN
  90. Alicia Margaret Amherst b. 1865 d. 1941 garden historian NoN NoN NoN
  91. Amice d. 1215 NoN NoN NoN
  92. Sarah Maclardie Amos b. 1840/41 d. 1908 political activist NoN NoN NoN
  93. Amrit Kaur b. 1889 d. 1964 politician and advocate of women's rights NoN NoN NoN
  94. Adelaide Mary Anderson b. 1863 d. 1936 civil servant ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  95. Betty Harvie Anderson b. 1913 d. 1979 politician NoN NoN NoN
  96. Elizabeth Garrett Anderson b. 1836 d. 1917 physician ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  97. Janet Anderson b. 1697 d. 1761 milliner maker of graveclothes NoN NoN NoN
  98. Kitty Anderson b. 1903 d. 1979 headmistress NoN NoN NoN
  99. Lucy Anderson b. 1797 d. 1878 pianist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  100. Marjorie Enid Anderson b. 1913 d. 1999 radio broadcaster NoN NoN NoN
  101. Mary Anderson b. 1859 d. 1940 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  102. Sophia Anderson b. 1823 d. 1903 genre painter NoN NoN NoN
  103. Cicily Isabel Andrews b. 1892 d. 1983 writer, critic, and journalist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  104. Elizabeth Andrews b. 1882 d. 1960 political organizer and campaigner for women's rights NoN NoN NoN
  105. Frances Andrews b. 1732 d. 1780 NoN NoN NoN
  106. Sybil Andrews b. 1898 d. 1992 NoN NoN NoN
  107. Patricia Clare Angadi b. 1914 d. 2001 NoN NoN NoN
  108. Helen Cordelia Angell b. 1847 d. 1884 watercolour painter NoN NoN NoN
  109. Jane Anger writer on women NoN NoN NoN
  110. Marion Emily Angus b. 1865 d. 1946 poet NoN NoN NoN
  111. Annabella d. 1401 Queen of Scots NoN NoN NoN
  112. Anne b. 1366 d. 1394 Queen of England, first consort of Richard II ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  113. Anne b. 1456 d. 1485 Queen of England, consort of Richard III NoN NoN NoN
  114. Howard Anne b. 1475 d. 1511 NoN NoN NoN
  115. Anne b. c.1500 d. 1536 Queen of England, second consort of Henry VIII ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  116. Anne b. 1515 d. 1557 Queen of England, fourth consort of Henry VIII ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  117. Anne b. 1574 d. 1619 Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland, consort of James VI and I ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  118. Anne b. 1637 d. 1671 first wife of James II ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  119. Anne b. 1665 d. 1714 Queen of Great Britain and Ireland ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  120. royal Anne b. 1709 d. 1759 Princess of Orange, consort of William IV ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  121. Anne b. 1743 d. 1808 NoN NoN NoN
  122. Anne of Woodstock b. c.1382 d. 1438 noblewoman NoN NoN NoN
  123. Anne of York b. 1439 d. 1476 NoN NoN NoN
  124. Mabel Marguerite Annesley b. 1881 d. 1959 wood-engraver watercolour painter ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  125. Mary Anning b. 1799 d. 1847 fossil collector and dealer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  126. Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe b. 1919 d. 2001 philosopher ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  127. Barbara Mary Ansell b. 1923 d. 2001 rheumatologist NoN NoN NoN
  128. Gertrude Mary Ansell b. 1861 d. 1932 suffragette businesswoman ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  129. Elizabeth Anson b. 1725 d. 1760 political correspondent and political manager ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  130. Rhoda Anstey b. 1865 d. 1936 promoter of women's physical education NoN NoN NoN
  131. Vera Anstey b. 1889 d. 1976 economist NoN NoN NoN
  132. Enid Margaret Appiah b. 1921 d. 2006 anthologist charity worker ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  133. Constance Mary Katherine Applebee b. 1873 d. 1981 promoter of women's field hockey ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  134. Lucy Appleby b. 1920 d. 2008 cheese-maker ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  135. Elizabeth Appleton b. c.1790 d. 1849 educationist author NoN NoN NoN
  136. Honor Charlotte Appleton b. 1879 d. 1951 artist in black and white NoN NoN NoN
  137. Agnes Arber b. 1879 d. 1960 botanist NoN NoN NoN
  138. Harriett Arbuthnot b. 1793 d. 1834 diarist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  139. Helen Alexander Archdale b. 1876 d. 1949 feminist journalist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  140. Georgina Archer b. 1827 d. 1882 promoter of women's education NoN NoN NoN
  141. Edith Arendrup b. 1846 d. 1934 artist Roman Catholic religious sister NoN NoN NoN
  142. Mary Armine b. 1594 d. 1676 benefactor NoN NoN NoN
  143. Ella Sophia Armitage b. 1841 d. 1931 historian archaeologist NoN NoN NoN
  144. Elizabeth Bridget Armitstead b. 1750 d. 1842 courtesan ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  145. Mary Louisa Armitt b. 1851 d. 1911 author and founder of the Armitt Library, Ambleside ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  146. Jean Armour b. 1765 d. 1834 wife of Robert Burns and subject of poetry ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  147. Mary Nicol Armour b. 1902 d. 2000 still-life landscape painter ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  148. Eliza Armstrong b. 1872 subject of a cause célèbre for campaigners against vice NoN NoN NoN
  149. Lilias Eveline Armstrong b. 1882 d. 1937 phonetician NoN NoN NoN
  150. Lucie Armstrong b. 1851 d. 1907 musician writer on etiquette NoN NoN NoN
  151. Ellen Arnald NoN NoN NoN
  152. Arnaq d. 1577 NoN NoN NoN
  153. Yvonne Germaine Jeanne Arnaud b. 1890 d. 1958 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  154. Mary Annette von Arnim b. 1866 d. 1941 novelist NoN NoN NoN
  155. Doris Grace Arnold b. 1904 d. 1969 radio presenter and producer NoN NoN NoN
  156. Elizabeth Arnold translator NoN NoN NoN
  157. Ethel Margaret Arnold b. 1864/5 d. 1930 journalist, author, and lecturer on female suffrage NoN NoN NoN
  158. Janet Arnold b. 1932 d. 1998 costume historian ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  159. Mary Anne Arnold b. 1825 sailor and cross-dresser NoN NoN NoN
  160. Jane Arthur b. 1827 d. 1907 advocate of women's rights and benefactor NoN NoN NoN
  161. Blanche Arundell b. 1583/4 d. 1649 royalist noblewoman NoN NoN NoN
  162. Dorothy Arundell b. 1559/60 d. 1613 author Benedictine nun NoN NoN NoN
  163. Mary Arundell d. 1557 courtier NoN NoN NoN
  164. Elizabeth Ashbridge b. 1713 d. 1755 Quaker minister and writer NoN NoN NoN
  165. Margery Irene Corbett Ashby b. 1882 d. 1981 feminist internationalist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  166. Winifred Mayer Ashby b. 1879 d. 1975 medical researcher NoN NoN NoN
  167. Edith Margaret Emily Ashcroft b. 1907 d. 1991 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  168. Margaret Mary Julia Ashford b. 1881 d. 1972 child writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  169. Laura Ashley b. 1925 d. 1985 dress designer and interior decorator ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  170. Margaret Ashton b. 1856 d. 1937 local politician and philanthropist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  171. Winifred Ashton b. 1888 d. 1965 playwright novelist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  172. Elizabeth Ann Ashurst b. c.1814 d. 1850 translator and campaigner for women's rights and against slavery NoN NoN NoN
  173. Lena Ashwell b. 1872 d. 1957 actress theatre manager NoN NoN NoN
  174. Mary Ashwell NoN NoN NoN
  175. Mary Howard Ashworth b. 1863 d. 1928 businesswoman official typist to the houses of parliament NoN NoN NoN
  176. Anne Askew b. c.1521 d. 1546 writer protestant martyr NoN NoN NoN
  177. Janet Mary Askham b. 1941 d. 2008 sociologist NoN NoN NoN
  178. Elizabeth Mary Aslin b. 1923 d. 1989 NoN NoN NoN
  179. Anne Mary Celestine Asquith b. 1916 d. 1998 NoN NoN NoN
  180. Cynthia Mary Evelyn Asquith b. 1887 d. 1960 writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  181. Margaret Emma Alice Asquith b. 1864 d. 1945 political hostess and diarist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  182. Betty Astell b. 1912 d. 2005 NoN NoN NoN
  183. Mary Astell b. 1666 d. 1731 philosopher and promoter of women's education NoN NoN NoN
  184. Katherine Astley d. 1565 courtier NoN NoN NoN
  185. Magdalene Aston d. 1635 NoN NoN NoN
  186. Nancy Witcher Astor b. 1879 d. 1964 society hostess and politician ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  187. Diana Astry bp. 1671 d. 1716 diarist compiler of recipe books NoN NoN NoN
  188. Eleanora Atherton b. 1782 d. 1870 philanthropist NoN NoN NoN
  189. Athracht ingen Thaláin NoN NoN NoN
  190. Anna Atkins b. 1799 d. 1871 botanist photographic artist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  191. Vera May Atkins b. 1908 d. 2000 intelligence officer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  192. Louisa Waring Atkinson b. 1834 d. 1872 writer naturalist NoN NoN NoN
  193. Lucy Atkinson NoN NoN NoN
  194. Mabel Atkinson b. 1876 d. 1958 feminist socialist NoN NoN NoN
  195. Sarah Atkinson b. 1823 d. 1893 philanthropist writer NoN NoN NoN
  196. Charlotte Atkyns b. c.1758 d. 1836 actress political activist NoN NoN NoN
  197. Mrs Attaway Baptist preacher NoN NoN NoN
  198. Mabel Lucie Attwell b. 1879 d. 1964 illustrator NoN NoN NoN
  199. Winifred Atwell b. c.1913 d. 1983 pianist entertainer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  200. Clare Atwood b. 1866 d. 1962 artist NoN NoN NoN
  201. Mary Anne Atwood b. 1817 d. 1910 interpreter of alchemy ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  202. Penelope Aubin b. 1679? d. 1738 novelist translator NoN NoN NoN
  203. Charlotte Auerbach b. 1899 d. 1994 geneticist NoN NoN NoN
  204. Jean Florence Augur b. 1934 d. 1993 educationist NoN NoN NoN
  205. Augusta b. 1719 d. 1772 consort of Frederick Lewis, prince of Wales ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  206. Augusta b. 1737 d. 1813 NoN NoN NoN
  207. Augusta Sophia b. 1768 d. 1840 NoN NoN NoN
  208. Jane Munday Aukland bp. 1836 d. 1925 temperance campaigner NoN NoN NoN
  209. Mary Auld b. 1893 d. 1984 local politician and women's organizer NoN NoN NoN
  210. Susan Mary Auld b. 1915 d. 2002 naval architect NoN NoN NoN
  211. Jane Austen b. 1775 d. 1817 novelist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  212. Katherine Austen b. b. 1629 d. in or before 1683 diarist poet NoN NoN NoN
  213. Winifred Marie Louise Austen b. 1876 d. 1964 artist illustrator NoN NoN NoN
  214. Sarah Austin b. 1793 d. 1867 translator writer NoN NoN NoN
  215. Winifred Austin b. 1873 d. 1918 pioneer of library services for blind people NoN NoN NoN
  216. Elizabeth Avery prophetess NoN NoN NoN
  217. Geraldine Maitland Aves b. 1898 d. 1986 civil servant and social reformer NoN NoN NoN
  218. Emily Harriet Elizabeth Ayckbowm b. 1836 d. 1900 Anglican nun NoN NoN NoN
  219. Mrs Ayliff singer actress NoN NoN NoN
  220. Gladys May Aylward b. 1902 d. 1970 missionary NoN NoN NoN
  221. Margaret Louisa Aylward b. 1810 d. 1889 philanthropist Roman Catholic nun NoN NoN NoN
  222. Alice Ayres b. 1859 d. 1885 domestic servant and heroine ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  223. Ruby Mildred Ayres b. 1881 d. 1955 romantic novelist NoN NoN NoN
  224. Elisabeth Evelyn Ayrton b. 1910 d. 1991 novelist writer on cookery NoN NoN NoN
  225. Matilda Charlotte Ayrton b. 1846 d. 1883 physician NoN NoN NoN
  226. Sarah Ayrton b. 1854 d. 1923 electrical engineer and suffragist NoN NoN NoN

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  1. Sara Baartman b. 1777x88 d. 1815/16 celebrity subject of scientific speculation NoN NoN NoN
  2. Grace Babthorpe b. c.1563 d. 1635 NoN NoN NoN
  3. Constance Bache b. 1846 d. 1903 NoN NoN NoN
  4. Sarah Bache b. 1771 d. 1844 schoolmistress NoN NoN NoN
  5. Janet Moira Backhouse b. 1938 d. 2004 scholar curator of manuscripts NoN NoN NoN
  6. Margaret Backhouse bp. 1818 d. 1896 portrait genre painter NoN NoN NoN
  7. Margaret Ann Backhouse b. 1887 d. 1977 educationist humanitarian activist NoN NoN NoN
  8. Alice Martha Bacon b. 1909 d. 1993 politician ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  9. Anne Bacon b. c.1528 d. 1610 gentlewoman scholar ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  10. Jane Bacon b. 1580/81 d. 1659 letter-writer NoN NoN NoN
  11. Angela Baddeley b. 1904 d. 1976 actress NoN NoN NoN
  12. Hermione Youlanda Ruby Clinton Baddeley b. 1906 d. 1986 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  13. Sophia Baddeley bp. 1744 d. 1786 actress singer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  14. Charlotte Badger b. b. 1778? d. in or after 1816 escaped convict NoN NoN NoN
  15. Molly Winifred Badham b. 1914 d. 2007 zoo proprietor and conservationist NoN NoN NoN
  16. Enid Algerine Bagnold b. 1889 d. 1981 novelist playwright NoN NoN NoN
  17. Milicent Jessie Eleanor Bagot b. 1907 d. 2006 intelligence officer NoN NoN NoN
  18. Mary Bailey b. 1890 d. 1960 aviator NoN NoN NoN
  19. Matilda de Bailleul d. 1212 Abbess of Wherwell NoN NoN NoN
  20. Grisell Baillie b. 1665 d. 1746 heroine business woman NoN NoN NoN
  21. Grisell Baillie b. 1822 d. 1891 Church of Scotland deaconess ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  22. Isobel Baillie b. 1895 d. 1983 singer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  23. Joanna Baillie b. 1762 d. 1851 playwright poet ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  24. Marianne Baillie b. 1795? d. 1831 travel writer and versifier NoN NoN NoN
  25. Louisa Bain b. 1803 d. 1883 diarist NoN NoN NoN
  26. Beryl Margaret Bainbridge b. 1932 d. 2010 actress, writer, and artist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  27. Sarah Jane Baines b. 1866 d. 1951 suffragette social reformer NoN NoN NoN
  28. Anne Elizabeth Baker b. 1786 d. 1861 philologist NoN NoN NoN
  29. Beatrice May Baker b. 1876 d. 1973 headmistress internationalist NoN NoN NoN
  30. Florence Barbara Maria Baker b. 1841 d. 1916 traveller in Africa ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  31. Hylda Baker b. 1905 d. 1986 comedian NoN NoN NoN
  32. Mary Baker bp. 1791 d. 1864 impostor NoN NoN NoN
  33. Sarah Baker b. 1736/7 d. 1816 actress theatre manager NoN NoN NoN
  34. Jill Angela Henriette Balcon b. 1925 d. 2009 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  35. Abigail Baldwin bp. 1658 d. 1713 NoN NoN NoN
  36. Emily Baldwin b. 1807 d. 1880 headmistress NoN NoN NoN
  37. Louisa Baldwin b. 1845 d. 1925 NoN NoN NoN
  38. Lucy Baldwin b. 1869 d. 1945 NoN NoN NoN
  39. Victoire Balfe b. 1837 d. 1871 singer NoN NoN NoN
  40. Clara Lucas Balfour b. 1808 d. 1878 advocate of women's advancement and temperance activist NoN NoN NoN
  41. Elizabeth Edith Balfour b. 1867 d. 1942 social hostess and biographer NoN NoN NoN
  42. Evelyn Barbara Balfour b. 1898 d. 1990 promoter of organic farming and a founder of the Soil Association ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  43. Frances Balfour b. 1858 d. 1931 suffragist leader and churchwoman ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  44. Honor Catherine Mary Balfour b. 1912 d. 2001 politician journalist NoN NoN NoN
  45. Nancy Balfour b. 1911 d. 1997 journalist arts administrator NoN NoN NoN
  46. Florence Balgarnie b. 1856 d. 1928 feminist temperance campaigner NoN NoN NoN
  47. Anne Elizabeth Ball b. 1808 d. 1872 NoN NoN NoN
  48. Frances Ball b. 1794 d. 1861 Roman Catholic nun NoN NoN NoN
  49. Hannah Ball b. 1734 d. 1792 follower of Wesleyan Methodism and diarist NoN NoN NoN
  50. Mary Ball b. 1812 d. 1898 NoN NoN NoN
  51. Helen Ballard b. 1908 d. 1995 NoN NoN NoN
  52. Ada Sarah Ballin b. 1862 d. 1906 magazine editor and proprietor, and writer on health NoN NoN NoN
  53. Margaret Livingstone Ballinger b. 1894 d. 1980 university teacher and politician in South Africa NoN NoN NoN
  54. Dervorguilla de Balliol d. 1290 noblewoman benefactor NoN NoN NoN
  55. Balthild d. c.680 Queen of the Franks, consort of Clovis II of Neustria NoN NoN NoN
  56. Monica Eileen Baly b. 1914 d. 1998 nurse historian of nursing ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  57. Marie Effie Bancroft b. 1839 d. 1921 actress theatre manager ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  58. Mary Bankes d. 1661 royalist landholder NoN NoN NoN
  59. Isabella Varley Banks b. 1821 d. 1897 public lecturer and writer NoN NoN NoN
  60. Olive Lucy Banks b. 1923 d. 2006 sociologist, historian, and feminist NoN NoN NoN
  61. Sarah Sophia Banks b. 1744 d. 1818 collector of antiquarian items ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  62. Anne Bannerman b. 1765 d. 1829 poet NoN NoN NoN
  63. Helen Brodie Cowan Bannerman b. 1862 d. 1946 children's writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  64. Elizabeth Bannister b. 1757 d. 1849 actress singer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  65. Mary Bannister d. 1877 NoN NoN NoN
  66. S Bannister b. 1787 NoN NoN NoN
  67. Sarah Jane Bannister b. 1858 d. 1942 educationist local politician NoN NoN NoN
  68. Dorothy Edith Bannon b. 1885 d. 1940 nurse NoN NoN NoN
  69. Halime Banu b. 1770 d. 1853 NoN NoN NoN
  70. Anna Letitia Barbauld b. 1743 d. 1825 poet essayist NoN NoN NoN
  71. Margaret Fairless Barber b. 1869 d. 1901 religious writer NoN NoN NoN
  72. Mary Barber b. c.1685 d. 1755 poet NoN NoN NoN
  73. Mary Barber b. 1911 d. 1965 bacteriologist NoN NoN NoN
  74. Mary Elizabeth Barber b. 1818 d. 1899 poet natural historian NoN NoN NoN
  75. Jane Barbier singer NoN NoN NoN
  76. Mary Barbour b. 1875 d. 1958 labour activist and politician NoN NoN NoN
  77. Verity Eileen Bargate b. 1940 d. 1981 theatre producer and novelist NoN NoN NoN
  78. Elizabeth Baring b. 1702 d. 1766 wool manufacturer and merchant NoN NoN NoN
  79. Harriet Mary Baring b. 1805 d. 1857 literary hostess ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  80. Louisa Caroline Baring b. 1827 d. 1903 art collector and philanthropist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  81. Evelyn Elizabeth Patricia Bark b. 1900 d. 1993 charity worker NoN NoN NoN
  82. Barker NoN NoN NoN
  83. Audrey Lilian Barker b. 1918 d. 2002 novelist and short-story writer NoN NoN NoN
  84. Cicely Mary Barker b. 1895 d. 1973 artist writer NoN NoN NoN
  85. Jane Barker bp. 1652 d. 1732 poet novelist NoN NoN NoN
  86. Lilian Charlotte Barker b. 1874 d. 1955 prison administrator NoN NoN NoN
  87. Lucette Elizabeth Barker b. 1816 d. 1905 painter NoN NoN NoN
  88. Lucy Elizabeth Drummond Sale-Barker b. 1841 d. 1892 children's writer NoN NoN NoN
  89. Mary Anne Barker b. 1831 d. 1911 journalist writer NoN NoN NoN
  90. Sara Elizabeth Barker b. 1904 d. 1973 political agent ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  91. Clemence of Barking Benedictine nun and hagiographer, of Barking Abbey NoN NoN NoN
  92. Elizabeth Barlow d. 1518 NoN NoN NoN
  93. Hannah Bolton Barlow b. 1851 d. 1916 ceramicist NoN NoN NoN
  94. Jane Barlow b. 1857 d. 1917 poet writer NoN NoN NoN
  95. Mabel Barltrop b. 1866 d. 1934 prophet founder of the Panacea Society ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
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  97. Anne Barnard b. 1750 d. 1825 writer NoN NoN NoN
  98. Charlotte Alington Barnard b. 1830 d. 1869 balladeer poet NoN NoN NoN
  99. Katherine Barnardiston d. 1633 patron of puritanism NoN NoN NoN
  100. Annie Barnes b. c.1887 d. 1982 socialist suffragist NoN NoN NoN
  101. Djuna Chappell Barnes b. 1892 d. 1982 writer artist NoN NoN NoN
  102. Josephine Mary Taylor Barnes b. 1912 d. 1999 obstetrician gynaecologist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  103. Henrietta Barnett b. 1905 d. 1985 air force officer NoN NoN NoN
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  106. Grace Barnsley b. 1896 d. 1975 NoN NoN NoN
  107. Amelia Edith Barr b. 1831 d. 1919 novelist NoN NoN NoN
  108. Elizabeth Brown Barr b. 1905 d. 1995 minister of the United Free Church of Scotland NoN NoN NoN
  109. Venie Barr b. 1875 d. 1947 political activist and philanthropist NoN NoN NoN
  110. Rachel Barrett b. 1874 d. 1953 suffragette newspaper editor NoN NoN NoN
  111. Rosa Mary Barrett b. 1855 d. 1936 social reformer and feminist NoN NoN NoN
  112. Emilie Isabel Barrington b. 1841 d. 1933 biographer novelist NoN NoN NoN
  113. Joan Barrington b. c.1558 d. 1641 godly matriarch and patron of clergy NoN NoN NoN
  114. Judith Barrington d. 1657 gentlewoman NoN NoN NoN
  115. Phyllis Barron b. 1890 d. 1964 designer textile printer NoN NoN NoN
  116. Florence Mary Barrow b. 1876 d. 1964 relief worker and promoter of improved housing ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
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  118. Elizabeth Barry b. 1656x8 d. 1713 actress theatre manager NoN NoN NoN
  119. James Barry b. c.1799 d. 1865 army medical officer and transvestite ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  120. Cecilia Maria Barthélémon b. 1767 d. 1859 pianist composer NoN NoN NoN
  121. Anne Charlotte Bartholomew b. 1800 d. 1862 artist writer NoN NoN NoN
  122. Ann Shepherd Bartholomew b. 1811 d. 1891 composer, pianist, and organist NoN NoN NoN
  123. Sarah Bartley b. 1783? d. 1850 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  124. Eleanor Barton b. 1872/3 d. 1960 socialist and co-operative movement activist NoN NoN NoN
  125. Elizabeth Barton b. c.1506 d. 1534 Benedictine nun and visionary NoN NoN NoN
  126. Pamela Espeut Barton b. 1917 d. 1943 golfer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  127. Rose Barton b. 1856 d. 1929 watercolour painter NoN NoN NoN
  128. Louisa Mary Barwell b. 1800 d. 1885 writer on education NoN NoN NoN
  129. Susan Baskervile bp. 1573 d. 1649 theatre company associate NoN NoN NoN
  130. Adeliza Basset d. in or after 1210 NoN NoN NoN
  131. Philippa Basset d. 1265 magnate NoN NoN NoN
  132. Mary Bassett d. 1572 translator NoN NoN NoN
  133. Susanna Bastwick d. in or after 1657 NoN NoN NoN
  134. Joy Ethel Batchelor b. 1914 d. 1991 NoN NoN NoN
  135. Dorothea Minola Alice Bate b. 1878 d. 1951 palaeontologist NoN NoN NoN
  136. Ellen Douglass Bateman b. 1844 d. 1936 NoN NoN NoN
  137. Hester Bateman bp. 1708 d. 1794 silversmith NoN NoN NoN
  138. Isabel Emilie Bateman b. 1854 d. 1934 NoN NoN NoN
  139. Kate Josephine Bateman b. 1842 d. 1917 NoN NoN NoN
  140. Mary Bateman b. 1768 d. 1809 thief poisoner NoN NoN NoN
  141. Sidney Frances Bateman b. 1823 d. 1881 actress playwright NoN NoN NoN
  142. Virginia Frances Bateman b. 1853 d. 1940 NoN NoN NoN
  143. Daisy May Bates b. 1859 d. 1951 anthropologist social worker among Aboriginal Australians NoN NoN NoN
  144. Sarah Bates b. c.1755 d. 1811 singer NoN NoN NoN
  145. Mary Bateson b. 1865 d. 1906 historian suffragist NoN NoN NoN
  146. Elizabeth Constance Bather b. 1904 d. 1988 police officer NoN NoN NoN
  147. Lucy Elizabeth Bather b. 1830 d. 1864 children's writer NoN NoN NoN
  148. Ann Bathurst b. b. c.1638 d. in or before 1704 diarist prophet NoN NoN NoN
  149. Catherine Anne Bathurst b. 1825 d. 1907 Roman Catholic nun NoN NoN NoN
  150. Katherine Bathurst b. 1862 d. 1933 inspector of schools NoN NoN NoN
  151. Lilias Margaret Frances Bathurst b. 1871 d. 1965 newspaper publisher ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  152. Violet Emily Mildred Bathurst b. 1895 d. 1966 politician NoN NoN NoN
  153. Edith Mary Batten b. 1905 d. 1985 welfare worker and educationist NoN NoN NoN
  154. Jean Batten b. 1909 d. 1982 aviator NoN NoN NoN
  155. Henrietta Battier b. c.1751 d. 1813 poet satirist NoN NoN NoN
  156. Georgina Battiscombe b. 1905 d. 2006 biographer NoN NoN NoN
  157. Elizabeth Baxter b. 1837 d. 1926 evangelist NoN NoN NoN
  158. Ethelreda Baxter b. 1883 d. 1963 NoN NoN NoN
  159. Kathleen Baxter b. 1901 d. 1988 advocate of women's rights NoN NoN NoN
  160. Kathleen Mary Carver Baxter b. 1904 d. 1994 careers adviser and playwright NoN NoN NoN
  161. Lucy Baxter b. 1837 d. 1902 writer on art NoN NoN NoN
  162. Margaret Baxter bp. 1636 d. 1681 NoN NoN NoN
  163. Margery Baxter NoN NoN NoN
  164. Mary Ann Baxter b. 1801 d. 1884 benefactor ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  165. Emily Anne Theophila Bayley b. 1830 d. 1911 NoN NoN NoN
  166. Mary Bayley b. b. 1816 d. in or after 1892 temperance activist and writer NoN NoN NoN
  167. Lilian Mary Baylis b. 1874 d. 1937 theatre manager ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  168. Ada Ellen Bayly b. 1857 d. 1903 novelist NoN NoN NoN
  169. Ann Baynard b. 1672/3 d. 1697 exemplar of godly life NoN NoN NoN
  170. Pauline Diana Baynes b. 1922 d. 2008 illustrator NoN NoN NoN
  171. Louise Bazalgette b. 1845/6 d. 1918 motorist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  172. Doris Winifred Beale b. 1889 d. 1971 nurse NoN NoN NoN
  173. Dorothea Beale b. 1831 d. 1906 headmistress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  174. Mary Beale bp. 1633 d. 1699 portrait painter ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  175. Sophia Beale b. 1837 d. 1920 writer on art and painter NoN NoN NoN
  176. Mary Beaton b. c.1543 d. 1597 NoN NoN NoN
  177. Beatrice b. 1857 d. 1944 ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  178. Joan Beauchamp b. 1375 d. 1435 NoN NoN NoN
  179. Rohese de Beauchamp d. 1166 NoN NoN NoN
  180. Marie Bethell Beauclerc b. 1845 d. 1897 shorthand reporter and teacher of shorthand ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  181. Diana Beauclerk b. 1734 d. 1808 artist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  182. Harriot Beauclerk b. 1777? d. 1837 actress banker NoN NoN NoN
  183. Martha Beauclerk bp. 1710 d. 1788 courtier NoN NoN NoN
  184. Joan Beaufort b. 1379? d. 1440 magnate NoN NoN NoN
  185. Margaret Beaufort b. 1443 d. 1509 royal matriarch ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  186. Agnes Beaumont bp. 1652 d. 1720 religious autobiographer NoN NoN NoN
  187. Margaret Beavan b. 1875 d. 1931 welfare worker and local politician NoN NoN NoN
  188. Gwyneth Marjory Bebb b. 1889 d. 1921 campaigner for women's admission to the legal profession ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  189. Diana Jean Kinloch Beck b. 1900 d. 1956 neurosurgeon NoN NoN NoN
  190. Lilian Beck b. 1878 d. 1921 NoN NoN NoN
  191. Shirley Cameron Becke b. 1917 d. 2011 police officer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  192. Lydia Ernestine Becker b. 1827 d. 1890 suffragist leader NoN NoN NoN
  193. Frances Sarah Beckett bp. 1821 d. 1902 philanthropist a founder of Scottish Home Industries NoN NoN NoN
  194. Agnes Alice Beckwith b. 1861 d. 1951 NoN NoN NoN
  195. Margery Beddingfield bp. 1742 d. 1763 murderer NoN NoN NoN
  196. Rosa Susan Penelope Beddington b. 1956 d. 2001 developmental biologist NoN NoN NoN
  197. Jessie Bedford b. 1852/3 d. 1918 novelist historian NoN NoN NoN
  198. Sybille Bedford b. 1911 d. 2006 writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  199. Anne Bedingfeild b. 1560 d. 1641 theatre landlord and benefactor NoN NoN NoN
  200. Frances Bedingfield b. 1616 d. 1704 NoN NoN NoN
  201. Audrey Beecham b. 1915 d. 1989 poet eccentric NoN NoN NoN
  202. Anne Phyllis Beechey b. 1764 d. 1833 NoN NoN NoN
  203. Elizabeth Beecroft b. 1748 d. 1812 iron manufacturer and butter seller NoN NoN NoN
  204. Yolande Elsa Maria Beekman b. 1911 d. 1944 NoN NoN NoN
  205. Patricia Beer b. 1919 d. 1999 poet NoN NoN NoN
  206. Rachel Beer b. 1858 d. 1927 newspaper proprietor and editor NoN NoN NoN
  207. Isabella Mary Beeton b. 1836 d. 1865 writer on household management and journalist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  208. Mary Beever b. 1802 d. 1883 NoN NoN NoN
  209. Susanna Beever b. 1805 d. 1893 NoN NoN NoN
  210. Bega Abbess of Hartlepool NoN NoN NoN
  211. Heather Begg b. 1932 d. 2009 singer NoN NoN NoN
  212. Aphra Behn b. 1640? d. 1689 writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  213. Betty Abigail Behrens b. 1904 d. 1989 historian NoN NoN NoN
  214. Mary Beilby bp. 1750 d. 1797 NoN NoN NoN
  215. Margaret Beirne b. c.1810 d. 1909 NoN NoN NoN
  216. Margaret Beirne b. c.1858 d. 1880 NoN NoN NoN
  217. Mary Beirne b. c.1850 d. 1936 NoN NoN NoN
  218. Mary Belasyse bp. 1637 d. 1713 daughter of Oliver Cromwell NoN NoN NoN
  219. Mary Anne Belcher b. 1849 d. 1898 headmistress NoN NoN NoN
  220. Clara Bell b. 1834 d. 1927 translator NoN NoN NoN
  221. Florence Eveleen Eleanore Bell b. 1851 d. 1930 author, social investigator, and playwright ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  222. Gertrude Margaret Lowthian Bell b. 1868 d. 1926 traveller, archaeologist, and diplomatist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  223. Julia Bell b. 1879 d. 1979 geneticist NoN NoN NoN
  224. Maria Bell b. 1755 d. 1825 painter sculptor NoN NoN NoN
  225. Mary Hayley Bell b. 1911 d. 2005 NoN NoN NoN
  226. Vanessa Bell b. 1879 d. 1961 painter ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  227. Ethel Frances Butwell Bellamy b. 1881 d. 1960 NoN NoN NoN
  228. George Anne Bellamy b. 1731? d. 1788 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  229. Dido Elizabeth Belle b. 1761? d. 1804 protégée of the first earl of Mansfield ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  230. Frances Bellerby b. 1899 d. 1975 poet novelist NoN NoN NoN
  231. Nora Beloff b. 1919 d. 1997 journalist NoN NoN NoN
  232. Margaret Constance Belsky b. 1919 d. 1989 cartoonist illustrator NoN NoN NoN
  233. Maria Elizabeth Belville Belville b. 1811/1812 d. 1899 NoN NoN NoN
  234. Ruth Naomi Belville b. 1854 d. 1943 horologist merchant ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  235. Sarah Belzoni b. 1783 d. 1870 traveller NoN NoN NoN
  236. Sarah Bembridge b. c.1794 d. 1880 Primitive Methodist travelling preacher NoN NoN NoN
  237. Bridget Bendish b. 1649/50 d. 1726 granddaughter of Oliver Cromwell NoN NoN NoN
  238. Etheldred Benett b. 1775 d. 1845 fossil collector and geologist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  239. Elizabeth Ogilvy Benger bp. 1775 d. 1827 historian novelist NoN NoN NoN
  240. Gertrude Emily Benham b. 1867 d. 1938 traveller collector NoN NoN NoN
  241. Margaret Eadie Wedgwood Benn b. 1897 d. 1991 religious campaigner NoN NoN NoN
  242. Anna Maria Bennett d. 1808 novelist NoN NoN NoN
  243. Crystal-Margaret Bennett b. 1918 d. 1987 archaeologist NoN NoN NoN
  244. Elizabeth Bennett d. 1582 NoN NoN NoN
  245. Jill Bennett b. 1929? d. 1990 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  246. Louise Bennett b. 1870 d. 1956 suffragist, trade unionist, and pacifist NoN NoN NoN
  247. Mary Bennett b. 1813 d. 1899 NoN NoN NoN
  248. Mary Letitia Somerville Bennett b. 1913 d. 2005 NoN NoN NoN
  249. Sarah Bennett b. 1797 d. 1861 governess NoN NoN NoN
  250. Eliza Bennis b. 1725 d. 1802 Methodist leader NoN NoN NoN
  251. Ada Benson b. 1840 d. 1882 headmistress educationist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  252. Constance Benson b. 1864 d. 1946 NoN NoN NoN
  253. Ivy Benson b. 1913 d. 1993 bandleader ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  254. Margaret Benson b. 1865 d. 1916 Egyptologist religious philosopher NoN NoN NoN
  255. Margaret Jane Benson b. 1859 d. 1936 botanist palaeontologist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  256. Mary Eleanor Benson b. 1863 d. 1890 social worker and writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  257. Stella Benson b. 1892 d. 1933 writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  258. Ethel Bentham b. 1861 d. 1931 physician politician NoN NoN NoN
  259. Margaret Cavendish Bentinck b. 1715 d. 1785 collector of art and natural history specimens and patron of arts and sciences ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  260. Ruth Mary Cavendish-Bentinck b. 1867 d. 1953 women's suffragist and socialist NoN NoN NoN
  261. Winifred Anna Cavendish-Bentinck b. 1863 d. 1954 bird protectionist and philanthropist NoN NoN NoN
  262. Catharine Bentley b. 1591 d. 1659 Abbess translator NoN NoN NoN
  263. Charlotte Eliza Bentley b. 1915 d. 1996 nurse nursing activist NoN NoN NoN
  264. Elizabeth Bentley bp. 1767 d. 1839 poet ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  265. Iris Pamela Bentley b. 1931 d. 1997 NoN NoN NoN
  266. Phyllis Eleanor Bentley b. 1894 d. 1977 novelist NoN NoN NoN
  267. Mary Sophia Benton b. 1855 d. 1944 headmistress NoN NoN NoN
  268. Helen Caroline Bentwich b. 1892 d. 1972 local politician NoN NoN NoN
  269. Mary Benwell portrait painter NoN NoN NoN
  270. Isa Donald Benzie b. 1902 d. 1988 radio broadcaster NoN NoN NoN
  271. Berengaria b. c.1165 d. 1230 Queen of England, consort of Richard I NoN NoN NoN
  272. Elisabeth Beresford b. 1926 d. 2010 novelist and children's author NoN NoN NoN
  273. Louisa Anne Beresford b. 1818 d. 1891 watercolour painter and philanthropist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  274. Svetlana Beriosova b. 1932 d. 1998 ballet dancer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  275. Lieselotte Berk b. 1913 d. 2003 dancer fitness trainer NoN NoN NoN
  276. Edith Berkeley b. 1875 d. 1963 marine biologist NoN NoN NoN
  277. Eliza Berkeley b. 1734 d. 1800 literary editor NoN NoN NoN
  278. Elizabeth Berkeley b. c.1386 d. 1422 magnate NoN NoN NoN
  279. Henrietta Berkeley b. b. in or after 1664 d. 1706 figure of scandal NoN NoN NoN
  280. Joanne Berkeley b. 1555/6 d. 1616 Abbess of the Convent of the Assumption of Our Blessed Lady, Brussels NoN NoN NoN
  281. Katherine Berkeley d. 1385 benefactor NoN NoN NoN
  282. Emilie von Berlepsch bp. 1755 d. 1830 author traveller NoN NoN NoN
  283. Agnes Morrogh Bernard b. 1842 d. 1932 Roman Catholic nun NoN NoN NoN
  284. Frances Bernard b. 1839 d. 1926 college head NoN NoN NoN
  285. Juliana Berners supposed author and prioress of Sopwell NoN NoN NoN
  286. Sarah Henriette Rosine Bernhardt b. 1844 d. 1923 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  287. Betty Eileen Berridge b. 1919 d. 2009 novelist NoN NoN NoN
  288. Mary Berry b. 1763 d. 1852 author ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  289. Bertha b. b. c.565 d. in or after 601 queen in Kent, consort of Æthelberht NoN NoN NoN
  290. Katherine Bertie b. 1519 d. 1580 noblewoman protestant patron NoN NoN NoN
  291. Annie Besant b. 1847 d. 1933 theosophist politician in India ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  292. Matilda Betham b. 1776 d. 1852 writer miniature painter NoN NoN NoN
  293. Margaret Bethune b. 1820 d. 1887 midwife ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  294. Mary Betterton b. c.1637 d. 1712 actress acting teacher NoN NoN NoN
  295. Annie Dorothy Betts b. 1884 d. 1961 apiculturist expert on bee diseases NoN NoN NoN
  296. Bridget Bevan bp. 1698 d. 1779 educational benefactor NoN NoN NoN
  297. Frances Bevan b. 1827 d. 1909 translator poet NoN NoN NoN
  298. Hannah Marishall Bevan b. 1798 d. 1874 philanthropist NoN NoN NoN
  299. Natalie Alice Bevan b. 1909 d. 2007 artist, muse, and collector ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  300. Annette Susannah Beveridge b. 1842 d. 1929 orientalist NoN NoN NoN
  301. Louisa Sarah Bevington b. 1845 d. 1895 poet anarchist NoN NoN NoN
  302. Isabella Bewick b. 1790 d. 1883 NoN NoN NoN
  303. Jane Bewick b. 1787 d. 1881 NoN NoN NoN
  304. Jane Bianchi b. 1776 d. 1858 NoN NoN NoN
  305. Margaret Bicknell b. 1681 d. 1723 actress dancer NoN NoN NoN
  306. Marion Greenwood Bidder b. 1862 d. 1932 physiologist NoN NoN NoN
  307. Hester Biddle b. 1629/30 d. 1697 Quaker minister and writer NoN NoN NoN
  308. Christabel Mary Harmsworth Bielenberg b. 1909 d. 2003 author NoN NoN NoN
  309. Sarah Biffin b. 1784 d. 1850 miniature painter ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  310. Helen Manson Biggar b. 1909 d. 1953 sculptor, film-maker, theatre designer, and political activist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  311. Caroline Ashurst Biggs b. 1840 d. 1889 novelist and campaigner for women's suffrage ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  312. Jane Ewart-Biggs b. 1929 d. 1992 politician NoN NoN NoN
  313. Matilda Ashurst Biggs b. 1816/17 d. 1866 campaigner for women's rights and supporter of Italian independence NoN NoN NoN
  314. Maude Ashurst Biggs b. 1856 d. 1933 NoN NoN NoN
  315. May Billinghurst b. 1875 d. 1953 suffragette ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  316. Elizabeth Billington b. 1765 d. 1818 singer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  317. Mary Frances Billington b. 1862 d. 1925 journalist NoN NoN NoN
  318. Lillian Bilocca b. 1929 d. 1988 trawler safety campaigner ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  319. Gertrud Bing b. 1892 d. 1964 scholar NoN NoN NoN
  320. Margaret Bingham NoN NoN NoN
  321. Margaret Bingham b. c.1740 d. 1814 miniature painter NoN NoN NoN
  322. Juliet Martin Bingley b. 1925 d. 2005 social worker NoN NoN NoN
  323. Jane Birch b. b. 1643/4 d. after 1703 NoN NoN NoN
  324. Florence Ethel Birchenough b. 1894 d. 1973 NoN NoN NoN
  325. Mary Rebecca Stewart Bird b. 1859 d. 1914 missionary NoN NoN NoN
  326. Ruth Bird b. 1899 d. 1987 historian schoolteacher NoN NoN NoN
  327. Alma Lillian Birk b. 1917 d. 1996 politician journalist NoN NoN NoN
  328. Ann Bishop b. 1899 d. 1990 parasitologist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  329. Anna Bishop b. 1810 d. 1884 singer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  330. Bridget Bishop d. 1692 NoN NoN NoN
  331. Caroline Garrison Bishop b. 1846 d. 1929 promoter of kindergarten education NoN NoN NoN
  332. Isabella Lucy Bishop b. 1831 d. 1904 traveller ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  333. Joyce Bishop b. 1896 d. 1993 headmistress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  334. Matilda Ellen Bishop b. 1842 d. 1913 college head NoN NoN NoN
  335. Theodosia Blachford b. c.1745 d. c.1817 philanthropist NoN NoN NoN
  336. Clementina Maria Black b. 1853 d. 1922 political activist, suffragist, and writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  337. Dorothy Black b. 1914 d. 2006 theatrical agent and translator NoN NoN NoN
  338. Mary Black b. c.1737 d. 1814 artist NoN NoN NoN
  339. Helen Blackburn b. 1842 d. 1903 campaigner for women's rights ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  340. Jemima Blackburn b. 1823 d. 1909 painter illustrator NoN NoN NoN
  341. Anna Blackburne bp. 1726 d. 1793 botanist NoN NoN NoN
  342. Carmen Elizabeth Deidre Blacker b. 1924 d. 2009 Japanese scholar ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  343. Margery Grace Blackie b. 1898 d. 1981 homoeopathic physician ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  344. Elizabeth Blackwell bp. 1707 d. 1758 botanical author and artist NoN NoN NoN
  345. Elizabeth Blackwell b. 1821 d. 1910 physician NoN NoN NoN
  346. Alicia Blackwood b. 1818 d. 1913 nurse philanthropist NoN NoN NoN
  347. Beatrice Mary Blackwood b. 1889 d. 1975 anthropologist NoN NoN NoN
  348. Lady Caroline Maureen Hamilton-Temple- Blackwood b. 1931 d. 1996 novelist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  349. Hariot Georgina Hamilton-Temple- Blackwood b. 1843 d. 1936 vicereine of India ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  350. Isabella Blagden b. 1816/17 d. 1873 novelist poet NoN NoN NoN
  351. Mary Adela Blagg b. 1858 d. 1944 astronomer NoN NoN NoN
  352. Betsy Blair b. 1923 d. 2009 NoN NoN NoN
  353. Emily Mathieson Blair b. 1890 d. 1963 nurse nursing administrator NoN NoN NoN
  354. Catherine Sophia Blake b. 1762 d. 1831 wife assistant to William Blake NoN NoN NoN
  355. Henrietta Jex-Blake b. 1862 d. 1953 NoN NoN NoN
  356. Katharine Jex-Blake b. 1860 d. 1951 classical scholar and college head ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  357. Dame Louisa Brandreth Aldrich-Blake b. 1865 d. 1925 surgeon ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  358. Sophia Louisa Jex-Blake b. 1840 d. 1912 physician and campaigner for women's rights ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  359. Susanna Blamire b. 1747 d. 1794 poet NoN NoN NoN
  360. Blanche of Lancaster b. 1346? d. 1368 NoN NoN NoN
  361. Ada Blanche b. 1863 d. 1953 actress ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  362. Elizabeth Bland b. b. c.1660 d. in or after 1712? Hebraist NoN NoN NoN
  363. Esther Bland d. 1787 actress NoN NoN NoN
  364. Maria Theresa Bland b. 1769 d. 1838 singer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  365. Mary Blandy b. 1718/19 d. 1752 murderer NoN NoN NoN
  366. Emily May Blatch b. 1937 d. 2005 politician ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  367. Mary Blathwayt b. 1879 d. 1961 suffragette NoN NoN NoN
  368. Barbara Blaugdone b. c.1609 d. 1704 Quaker preacher NoN NoN NoN
  369. Helena Petrovna Blavatsky b. 1831 d. 1891 founder of theosophy NoN NoN NoN
  370. Mildred Lillington Blaxter b. 1925 d. 2010 sociologist NoN NoN NoN
  371. Ann Blaykling Quaker preacher NoN NoN NoN
  372. Dorothea Frances Bleek b. 1873 d. 1948 NoN NoN NoN
  373. Anne Blencowe b. 1656 d. 1718 compiler of recipes ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  374. Charlotte Julia Blennerhassett b. 1843 d. 1917 NoN NoN NoN
  375. Ellen Eliza Blight b. 1833/4 d. 1850 lion tamer NoN NoN NoN
  376. Mathilde Blind b. 1841 d. 1896 poet biographer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  377. Kathleen Mary Amelia Bliss b. 1908 d. 1989 religious administrator and university teacher ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  378. Karen Christenze Blixen b. 1885 d. 1962 autobiographer and short-story writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  379. Denise Madeleine Bloch b. 1916 d. 1945 NoN NoN NoN
  380. Nest Bloet d. 1224/5 royal mistress NoN NoN NoN
  381. Sara Louisa Blomfield b. 1859 d. 1939 Bah'i promoter and philanthropist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  382. Ursula Harvey Bloom b. 1892 d. 1984 writer NoN NoN NoN
  383. Georgiana Bloomfield b. 1822 d. 1905 courtier author NoN NoN NoN
  384. Elizabeth Blount b. c.1500 d. 1539x41 royal mistress NoN NoN NoN
  385. Elizabeth Anne Mould de Sodington Blount b. 1850 d. 1935 pamphlet writer and social activist NoN NoN NoN
  386. Martha Blount b. 1690 d. 1763 Roman Catholic gentlewoman ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  387. Teresa Maria Blount b. 1688 d. 1759 NoN NoN NoN
  388. Isabella Blow b. 1958 d. 2007 fashion journalist and stylist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  389. Sandra Betty Blow b. 1925 d. 2006 painter collagist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  390. Anna Elizabeth Blunden b. 1829 d. 1915 NoN NoN NoN
  391. Anne Isabella Noel Blunt b. 1837 d. 1917 traveller breeder of Arab horses ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  392. Phoebe Blyth b. 1816 d. 1898 educationist philanthropist NoN NoN NoN
  393. Enid Mary Blyton b. 1897 d. 1968 children's writer ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  394. Lillian Barbara Board b. 1948 d. 1970 athlete ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  395. Boat Memory b. 1809/10 d. 1830 NoN NoN NoN
  396. Berta Ottilie Bobath b. 1907 d. 1991 physiotherapist NoN NoN NoN
  397. Joan Bocher d. 1550 religious radical NoN NoN NoN
  398. Diana Mary Boddington b. 1921 d. 2002 stage manager NoN NoN NoN
  399. Mary de Bode d. 1812 letter writer NoN NoN NoN
  400. Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon b. 1827 d. 1891 artist and women's activist ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  401. Agnes Body b. 1866 d. 1952 headmistress NoN NoN NoN
  402. Catherina Boevey bp. 1670 d. 1726 benefactor NoN NoN NoN
  403. Margaret de Bohun b. c.1121 d. 1196/7 heiress monastic patron NoN NoN NoN
  404. Isabel de Bolebec b. c.1164 d. 1245 magnate monastic patron NoN NoN NoN
  405. Jane Boleyn d. 1542 courtier NoN NoN NoN
  406. Margaret Grace Bondfield b. 1873 d. 1953 trade unionist, campaigner for women's interests, and politician ODNB has an image. NoN NoN NoN
  407. Elizabeth Bonhôte b. 1744 d. 1818 writer NoN NoN NoN
  408. Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner b. 1858 d. 1935 freethinker radical NoN NoN NoN
  409. Anne Bonny b. 1698 d. 1782 pirate NoN NoN NoN
  410. Theodora Ellen Bonwick b. 1876 d. 1928 educationist and women's rights activist NoN NoN NoN
  411. Lucy Everest Boole b. 1862 d. 1904 NoN NoN NoN
  412. Mary Boole b. 1832 d. 1916 scholar educationist NoN NoN NoN
  413. Florence Annie Boot b. 1863 d. 1952 businesswoman benefactor NoN NoN NoN
  414. Catherine Booth b. 1829 d. 1890 evangelist writer ODNB has an image. NoN No