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Dr. Esther Simpson, OBE MP (1903 - 1996)


Esther Simpson (Tess) was a worker for refugee academics. She was born Esther Sinovitch in Leeds to Lithuanian Jewish immigrant parents. The family name was changed to Simpson by her father, a textile ...

5/23/2017 5/23/2017

Elizabeth Berry MP (1757 - 1824)

Elizabeth Gilmore, along with her sister Ann, were nurses at the winter camp of General George Washington at Valley Forge, west of Philadelphia (December 19 1777 to June 19 1778). She is also recorded ...

9/20/2008 3/16/2017

Elizabeth Clark McLaughlin MP (1759 - 1823)

"Betty Zane", "Betty Clark", "Betty McLaughlin", "Betty"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor #: A130537 16. ELIZABETH "BETTY"6 ZANE (WILLIAM ANDREW5, NATHANIEL4, ROBERT3, ROBERT SR.2, SIMON1) was born 19 July 1759 in Moorefiel...

3/6/2008 3/11/2017

Martha Bratton MP (1749 - 1816)

DAR# A013870 Poisened 16 men at the "Battle of Huck's Defeat" Martha and her husband were entrusted with a precious commodity back then - gun powder. With her husband away, Martha was left in charg...

3/23/2010 2/10/2017

Marie Stopes, D.Sc., Ph.D. MP (1880 - 1958)

Marie Charlotte Carmichael Stopes (15 October 1880 – 2 October 1958) was a British author, palaeobotanist, campaigner for women's rights and pioneer in the field of birth control. She was the wife of...

8/2/2013 11/23/2016

Elizabeth Van Lew (Union spy) MP (1818 - 1900)

""Crazy Bet""

Elizabeth Van Lew (October 25, 1818 – September 25, 1900) was a well-born Richmond, Virginia resident who built and operated an extensive spy ring for the United States during the American Civil War....

6/24/2012 9/5/2016

See Wikipedia... Margaret, Lady Brooke, The Ranee of Sarawak (1849 – 1936) was queen consort of the second White Rajah of Sarawak, Charles Anthony Johnson Brooke. She published her memoir My Life i...

8/22/2009 4/8/2016

Kerenhappuch Turner MP (c.1715 - bef.1804)

"Heroine of the Battle of Guilford Court House", "Kerenhappuch Norman Turner"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor #: A117148 According to Steve Norman, Kerenhappuch was born 1715 in Halifax, Virginia and died 1807 in Guiford Co., North Carolina." ...

12/16/2007 3/24/2016

Lagertha MP (c.795 - d.)

"Hlaðgerðr", "Hladgerd", "Ladgerda", "Ladgertha", "Lathgertha", "Lathgertha Queen of Seeland"

Among them was Ladgerda, a skilled Shieldmaiden, who, though a maiden, had the courage of a man, and fought in front among the bravest with her hair loose over her shoulders. All-marvelled at her match...

10/8/2009 3/24/2016

Glückel von Hameln MP (1646 - 1724)

"Gluckel von Hameln", "Glückel Hameln", "Glückel Pinkerlé", "Glückel bat Loeb Pinkerle", "Glückel dite "Hameln"", "Glückel of Hameln", "Gluckel of Hameln", "Glikl of Hamelin", "Glikl bas Judah Leib"

Glückel of Hameln Lecture/Biography Dr. Henry Abramson Memoirs of Gluckel of Hameln Google Books Glückel of Hameln (also spelled Gluckel or Glikl of Hamelin; also known as Glikl bas Judah Leib) (...

1/1/2008 7/21/2015

Ella Maillart MP (1903 - 1997)


"I am glad that I left home when I was young and followed the wake of the subtle Ulysses, glad to have lived the sea and the desert instead of helping father to air the silky softness of the deep seals...

7/8/2015 7/8/2015

Fionnuala MacDonnell, Queen of Tyrconnell MP (c.1542 - 1608)

"Ineen Dubh"

Iníon Dubh (said, Nee-an doo) is one of the most remembered and beloved heroines in Irish history. Iníon Dubh was her pet name which means 'black haired daughter.' She was Fionnuala Ní Dhónaill née Nic...

5/1/2012 5/11/2015

Sophie Scholl MP (1921 - 1943)

English: Sophie Scholl= Sophia Magdalena Scholl (9 May 1921 – 22 February 1943) was a German student, active within the White Rose non-violent resistance group in Nazi Germany. She was convic...

5/15/2012 4/14/2015

Nancy Hart MP (1747 - 1840)

"War Woman", "Ann"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for GEORGIA. DAR Ancestor # A051652 Nancy Morgan Hart (c. 1735 – 1830) was a heroine of the American Revolutionary War whose exploits against Loyalists in the Geo...

7/20/2008 3/14/2015

Soraya Khan, Barakzai MP (1899 - 1968)

Afghanistan Ruling Families Chart Soraya Tarzi , known mostly as Queen Soraya (Pashto/Dari: ملکه ثريا) (November 24, 1899 – April 20, 1968), was the Queen consort of Afghanistan in the early 20th c...

1/27/2015 1/27/2015

Sojourner Truth MP (aft.1797 - 1883)

"Isabella Baumfree", "Isabella Bomfree", "Bell", "Belle", "Sojourner Truth"

Isabella her given name at birth Sojourner Truth she later changed her given name from Isabella, to Sojourner and added Truth as her surname (being born into slavery, a surname was something she ...

2/8/2011 11/10/2014

Mary Stevenson Cassatt MP (1844 - 1926)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Mary Stevenson Cassatt (May 22, 1844 – June 14, 1926) was an American painter and printmaker. She lived much of her adult life in France, where she first befriend...

5/17/2007 8/11/2014

Mary Ingles MP (1732 - 1815)

Mary Draper Ingles (1732 – February 1815), also known in records as Mary Inglis or Mary English, was an American pioneer and early settler of western Virginia. In summer 1755 she and her two young sons...

1/23/2013 8/8/2014

Anne Trotter/Bailey MP (1742 - 1825)

"Mad Anne"

Anne Trotter Bailey This colonial woman came to America as an indentured servant in 1761. Two years later, King George II made an official proclamation forbidding English subjects in America to settl...

7/27/2011 6/24/2014

Nellie Bly MP (1864 - 1922)

"Nellie Bly"

Aunt Pink married Bob Seaman in 1895. Nellie Bly (May 5, 1864 – January 27, 1922) was the pen name of American pioneer female journalist Elizabeth Jane Cochran. She remains notable for two feats: a r...

2/24/2012 2/7/2014

Harriet Prudence Hall MP (1743 - 1839)

Prudence married John Hall in 1763 in Charleston, SC and quickly had her first child named Margaret. Prudence went on to have 9 children in all. While raising 9 children, husband John entered into the ...

10/8/2008 2/1/2014

Grace Aguilar MP (1816 - 1847)

Grace Aguilar (2 June 1816 – 16 September 1847) was an English novelist and writer on Jewish history and religion. She was delicate from childhood, and early showed great interest in history, especia...

9/8/2009 1/27/2014

Hannah Dustin, Indian Fighter MP (1657 - 1737)

"Duston", "Dustan", "Dunstan", "Durstan", "indian fighter"

Hannah Webster (Emerson) Dustin (1657 - 1736) - Hannah Dustin was a 40-year-old colonial Massachusetts Puritan mother of eight during King William's War who was taken captive with her newborn daughter ...

6/22/2007 1/7/2014

Malala Yousafzai, ملالہ یوسف زئی, Nobel Peace Prize, 2014 MP

""the Bravest Woman in the World"", ""the most Famous Teenager in the World"", "Education Activist"

On 10 October 2014, Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi were announced as the winners of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, making Yousafzai the youngest Nobel laureate ever. Malala Yousafzai Wikipedia...

10/13/2013 12/10/2013

Teresa Cabarrús, madame Tallien MP (1773 - 1835)

"Notre-Dame de Thermidor"

Thérésa Cabarrus, Madame Tallien (31 July 1773 – 15 January 1835), was a French social figure during the Revolution. Later she became Princess of Chimay.

3/8/2009 7/23/2013

Aphra Behn MP (1640 - 1689)


Born Aphra Johnson Harbledown, Kent Died 16 April 1689 (aged 48) Nationality English Occupation novelist, dramatist Aphra Behn (baptised 14 December 1640 – 16 April 1689) was a prolific dramatist of ...

1/12/2013 1/12/2013

Edith Cavell, Spy and Martyr MP (1865 - 1915)

Edith Louisa Cavell; 4 December 1865 – 12 October 1915) was a British nurse and patriot. She is celebrated for saving the lives of soldiers from all sides without distinction and in helping some 200 Al...

6/20/2010 12/15/2012

Kitty Knight, Heroine of the War of 1812 MP (1775 - 1855)

"Kitty Knight"

An early American heroine, Kitty Knight was credited with saving part of Georgetown, Kent County, MD, during the War of 1812. She was the daughter of John and Catherine Knight, both prominent and activ...

11/11/2012 11/11/2012

Penelope Stout (van Princis), The Mother of Middletown MP (c.1622 - 1732)

"shipwrecked", "van Printzen", "Kent (Lent)", "Princess", "/Thomson/", "Penelope Kent /Prncis/", "Penelope /Van Princen/", "Kent / lent", "Penelope Kent Thomson Lent von Printzen Prncis", ""Mother of Middleton""

Penelope (van Princis) Stout Penelope emigrated in 1644 from Amsterdam, Netherlands to New Netherland. Shipwrecked on the New Jersey shore, all from ship murdered by Indians, she critically wounded (...

3/7/2007 10/24/2012

Elizabeth Poindexter MP (1739 - 1816)

"Betty Pledge", "Betty"

DAR Ancestor # A089942 Red Flagged: "FUTURE APPLICANTS MUST PROVE CORRECT SERVICE" SERVICE BASED ONLY ON TRADITION Burial: Yadkin Co. NC Note: Granddaughter of Cherokee Indian Chief Donnahoo ...

10/8/2008 10/24/2012

Mary Elizabeth Bowser was born into slavery and owned by John Van Lew John Van Lew . Mary Elizabeth Bowser was born as a slave to owner John Van Lew, a wealthy hardware merchant. His daughter, Elizabet...

10/23/2012 10/23/2012

Mammy Kate: In an 1820 letter she was said to be the "biggest and tallest" black woman the writer had ever seen and had "proven herself to be a strong, a kindly, a never failing friend to Colonel Heard...

10/22/2012 10/22/2012

Martha McFarland McGee MP (1735 - 1820)


Martha "mattie" Bell (born Mcfarlane) MyHeritage Family Trees Radford Family Site (23andMe), managed by Homer Dale Radford (Contact) Birth: 1735 - Orange, Alamance, North Carolina, United State...

5/11/2010 10/22/2012

"Black Agnes" Randolph, Countess of Dunbar and March MP (1310 - 1361)

"Agnes de Dunbar"

Agnes Randolph, Countess of Dunbar and March (c. 1312 – 1369), was also known as Black Agnes because of her olive skin complexion, was the spouse of Patrick, 9th Earl of Dunbar & March. She is buried i...

9/18/2007 10/1/2012

Mary Martha Reid (September 19, 1812 – June 24, 1894) is Florida's "most famous nurse and Confederate heroine." She is best known for serving as the matron of the Florida Hospital, founded in Richm...

8/19/2012 8/19/2012

Anita Garibaldi MP (1821 - 1849)


Ana Maria de Jesus Ribeiro di Garibaldi , best known as Anita Garibaldi, (August 30, 1821 – August 4, 1849) was the Brazilian wife and comrade-in-arms of Italian revolutionary Giuseppe Garibaldi. Their...

1/30/2011 7/28/2012

Flora MacDonald MP (1722 - 1790)

) Flora MacDonald (Gaelic: Fionnghal NicDhòmhnaill) (1722 – 4 March 1790), Jacobite heroine, was the daughter of Ranald MacDonald of Milton on the island of South Uist in the Outer Hebrides of Scotla...

7/6/2011 5/1/2012

Beatrix Farrand MP (1872 - 1959)

Beatrix Jones Farrand (June 19, 1872 – February 28, 1959) was a landscape gardener and landscape architect in the United States. Her career included commissions to design the gardens for private resi...

4/5/2012 4/5/2012

Sarah Josepha Hale MP (1788 - 1879)

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (October 24, 1788 - April 30, 1879) was an American writer and an influential editor. She is the author of the nursery rhyme "Mary Had a Little Lamb". She famously campaigned f...

4/5/2012 4/5/2012

Simone Veil, DBE (born 13 July 1927) is a French politician and attorney who served as Minister of Health under Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, President of the European Parliament and member of the Constitu...

2/11/2010 3/29/2012

Vashti Amestris MP (b. - 366)

Vashti - Wikipedia Book of Esther, Wikipedia Read The Book of Esther - English & Hebrew Vashti the First Feminist"'

4/13/2007 3/20/2012

Yael (or alternately, Jael) (Hebrew Ya'el, יעל, the Hebrew name of the Nubian Ibex) is a character mentioned in the Book of Judges in the Hebrew Bible, as the heroine who killed Sisera to deliver Israe...

3/18/2012 3/18/2012

Anna Ticho MP (1894 - 1980)

Anna TichoAnna Ticho (אנה טיכו) (born 1894, died 1980) was a Jewish artist who became famous for her drawings of the Jerusalem hills. In 2005, she was voted the 190th-greatest Israeli of all time, in a...

4/23/2011 3/11/2012

Edith Nourse Rogers MP (1881 - 1960)

Edith Nourse Rogers (March 19, 1881 – September 10, 1960) was an American social welfare volunteer and politician who was one of the first women to serve in the United States Congress. She was the fi...

2/24/2012 2/24/2012

Charlotte Perkins Gilman MP (1860 - 1935)

Charlotte Perkins Gilman (July 3, 1860 – August 17, 1935) was a prominent American sociologist, novelist, writer of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction, and a lecturer for social reform. She was a ...

7/16/2007 2/22/2012

Yoko Ono MP

"小野 洋子", "ヨーコ・オノ"

Yoko Ono is a Japanese American artist and musician originally coming to wider attention through her relationship with The Beatles' John Lennon. An avante-garde artist, her relationship, and subsequent...

4/23/2009 2/20/2012

Emmy Noether MP (1882 - 1935)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Amalie Emmy Noether (German: [ˈnøːtɐ]; 23 March 1882 – 14 April 1935) was an influential German mathematician known for her groundbreaking contributions to abstra...

2/23/2009 2/14/2012

Regina Margareten (Horowitz) MP (1863 - 1959)

"Directory and Genealogy of the Horowitz-Margareten Family- from Generation to Generation" revised Edition 1994. -No. H123- chart no. 2-A & chart no. 26 Regina Margareten (1863-1959) According to t...

8/16/2007 1/26/2012

Held DAR membership # 243 ) Frances Elizabeth Caroline Willard (September 28, 1839 – February 17, 1898) was an American educator, temperance reformer, and women's suffragist. Her influence was inst...

8/12/2007 12/26/2011

Belle Case La Follette MP (1859 - 1931)

Everything you wanted to know about Belle Case La Follette: Belle Case La Follette (April 21, 1859 – August 18, 1931) was a lawyer and a women's suffrage activist in Wisconsin, USA. La Follette wor...

5/28/2009 12/19/2011

Mélisende d'Édesse, Reine de Jerusalem MP (1105 - 1161)

"Melisende de Rethel", "Queen of Jerusalem /Melesende/"

Alt Death Dates: 9/12/1160, 9/11/1161, 9/11/1161m c. 9/11/1146 Melisende was the daughter of the king of the Frankish kingdom of Jerusalem and his Armenian wife. Christian crusaders had wrested Jerus...

6/2/2007 12/17/2011

Princess Alice of Battenberg, Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark MP (1885 - 1969)

"Alice Mountbatten", "Mother Superior Alice-Elizabeth"

Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie Princess of Battenberg, HSH Princess Alice of Battenburg. On marriage HRH Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark Royal house House of Battenberg (Cadet branch ...

4/19/2007 11/28/2011

Dorothy Day (November 8, 1897 – November 29, 1980) was an American journalist, social activist and devout Catholic convert; she advocated the Catholic economic theory of Distributism. She was also co...

10/15/2011 10/15/2011

Emma Lazarus MP (1849 - 1887)

Emma Lazarus wrote her own poems. Her most famous work is "The New Colossus", is inscribed on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty. She is known as an important forerunner of the Zionist movement. She...

3/13/2010 10/10/2011

Saint Edith Stein MP (1891 - 1942)

"Saint Teresia Benedicta of the Cross", "Saint Edith Stein"

Wikipedia Bio In 1998 Edith Stein was declared a saint of the Roman Catholic Church. Edith Stein is the only Jewish-born person to be honored for sainthood in modern times. A prominent German-Jew...

7/25/2008 9/21/2011

Hannah Johnson MP (1705 - c.1774)

Cresap's War (also known as the Conojocular War — from the Conejohela Valley where it was located (mainly) along the south (right) bank) was a border conflict between Pennsylvania and Maryland, fough...

9/17/2011 9/17/2011

Virginia Anne Trotter Hennis MP (1742 - 1825)

"Mad Anne Bailey"

"Mad" Anne Bailey (1742 – November 22, 1825) was a famous story teller and frontier scout who served in the fights of the American Revolutionary War and Northwest Indian War. Her single person ride i...

3/30/2009 8/19/2011

Eugenia Phillips MP (1819 - 1902)

Her career during the Civil War was quite notorious, the incidents of her arrests and imprisonment being given wide international publicity. "She was pretty and vivacious and always dressed in the la...

10/25/2009 8/14/2011

Phoebe Yates Pember MP (1823 - 1913)

During the Civil War she was largely responsible for the operation of Chimbarrazo Hospital in Richmond, VA. She recounted her wartime experiences in a booklet, "A Southern Woman's Story." ---------...

1/8/2010 8/14/2011

Patience Wright MP (1725 - 1786)

Patience Lovell Wright (1725 – March 23, 1786) was the first recognized American-born sculptor. She chiefly created wax figures of people. She loved to write poetry and was also a painter. Never forg...

8/14/2011 8/14/2011

Alice Marble (b. September 28, 1913, Beckwourth, California – d. December 13, 1990, Palm Springs, California) was a World No. 1 American tennis player who won 18 Grand Slam championships (1936–40): 5...

8/13/2011 8/13/2011

Antonia Willard MP (1838 - 1871)

Confederate spy who fell in love with and married her Union soldier captor. Antonia Ford (July 23, 1838 – February 14, 1871) was a volunteer civilian spy for the Confederate States Army during the ...

8/10/2011 8/10/2011

Sarah Emma Edmonds (December 1841 – September 5, 1898), was a Canadian-born woman who is known for serving with the Union Army during the American Civil War. Biography Sarah Emma Edmonds was born...

8/10/2011 8/10/2011

Brevet Maj Pauline Cushman (USA) [Union spy] MP (1833 - 1893)

"cushman", "fryer", "wood", "pauline"

Pauline Cushman (Born Harriet Wood) (June 10, 1833 – December 2, 1893), was an American actress and a spy for the Union Army during the American Civil War. Early life Harriet was born in New Orle...

7/3/2009 8/10/2011

Claire Phillips (December 2, 1908 – May 22, 1960), also known as Clara Fuentes or High Pockets, was an American spy who worked in the Japanese controlled Philippines during World War II. In 1951, upo...

8/10/2011 8/10/2011

Virginia Hall (American spy) MP (1906 - 1982)

""Agent Heckler"", ""Marie Monin"", ""Germaine"", ""Diane"", ""Marie of Lyon"", ""Camille"", ""Artemis""

Virginia Hall, MBE, DSC (April 6, 1906 —July 14, 1982) was an American spy during World War II. She was also known by many aliases: "Marie Monin", "Germaine", "Diane", "Marie of Lyon" and "Camille". ...

8/9/2011 8/9/2011

Jeannette Leonard Gilder MP (1849 - 1916)

Jeannette Leonard Gilder (3 October 1849 – 1916) was a pioneer for United States women in journalism. Biography She was a daughter of the clergyman William Henry Gilder. She was connected from 18...

8/8/2011 8/8/2011

Profile photo: Gladys Mills Phipps and her husband Henry Carnegie Phipps Gladys Livingston Mills Phipps (1883-1970) was an United States socialite, sportsperson, and a thoroughbred racehorse owner ...

2/11/2007 7/26/2011

Melinda Ann Gates MP

Medina, King, WA, USA

Melinda French Gates (born Melinda Ann French on August 15, 1964)[1] is an American philanthropist. She is the co-founder and co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and a former unit manager f...

1/17/2007 7/26/2011

Laura Ingersoll Secord was a Canadian heroine of the War of 1812. She is known for warning British forces of an impending American attack that led to the British victory at the Battle of Beaver Dams. ...

8/29/2007 7/16/2011

Ada Augusta King-Noel, Countess of Lovelace MP (1815 - 1852)

"Ada Lovelace", "Ada Byron Lovelace", "The Hon. Augusta Ada Byron"

Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (10 December 1815 – 27 November 1852), born Augusta Ada Byron, was an English writer chiefly known for her work on Charles Babbage's early mechanical genera...

8/18/2009 7/15/2011

Elizabeth Thomas "Tommie" Nolley Goree (1845 – 5 September 1929) was an early Texas teacher, school administrator, and education advocate. She was also the wife of Confederate States Army veteran Cap...

7/12/2011 7/12/2011

Born at Jefferson County, Virginia, May 7, 1818, she married Commodore Alexander Gordon in 1837 (he died in 1849). She married a second time to Judge Arthur F. Hopkins in 1854. During the Civil War...

7/11/2011 7/11/2011

Sandra Day O'Connor (born March 26, 1930) is an American jurist who was the first female member of the Supreme Court of the United States. She served as an Associate Justice from 1981 until her retir...

5/28/2009 7/6/2011

Juliette Magill Kinzie Low MP (1860 - 1927)

"Daisy Low", "Daisy Kinzie", "Founder of the Girl Scouts of the USA"

Juliette Gordon Low (born Juliette Magill Kinzie Gordon in Savannah, Georgia, October 31, 1860 – January 17, 1927) was an American youth leader and the founder of the Girl Scouts of the USA in 1912. ...

7/25/2007 6/14/2011

Grace Darling Seibold was the founder of American Gold Star Mothers, Inc. " organization of mothers who have lost a son or daughter in the service of our country." Her father was Brig General Ed...

6/13/2011 6/13/2011

Pallas Athena - - Minerva MP (deceased)


Athena, também conhecida como Palas Athena é, na mitologia grega, a deusa da guerra, da civilização, da sabedoria, da estratégia, das artes, da justiça e da habilidade. Uma das principais divinda...

9/19/2007 5/19/2011

Medea of Colchis MP (c.-1500 - d.)

Medea (Greek: Μήδεια, Mēdeia, Georgian: მედეა, Medea) is a woman in Greek mythology. She was the daughter of King Aeëtes of Colchis, niece of Circe, granddaughter of the sun god Helios, and later wife ...

2/13/2009 5/19/2011

Catherina II "the Great" Empress of All Russia MP (1729 - 1796)

"Софи́я Авгу́ста Фредери́ка А́нгальт-Це́рбстская переименована Екатерина Алексеевна II", "Catharine the Great of All the Russia's"

Sophie Friederike Auguste princess of Anhalt-Zerbst By marriage Ekaterina Alexseivna Romanov Catherine II(Russian: Екатерина II Великая, Yekaterina II Velikaya), also known as Catherine the Great (...

5/11/2007 5/19/2011

Benazir Zardari MP (1953 - 2007)

"Benzair Bhutto"

Benazir Bhutto (Sindhi: بينظير ڀٽو;Benzair Bhutto ; 21 June 1953 – 27 December 2007) was a Pakistan-born politician, with Pakistani and Kurdish-Iranian origin, who chaired the Pakistan Peoples Party (P...

4/3/2009 5/4/2011

Saint Catherine of Siena MP (1347 - 1380)


Saint Catherine of Siena is a greatly respected figure for her spiritual writings, and political boldness to " speak truth to power "— it being exceptional for a woman, in her time period, to have had ...

4/29/2011 4/29/2011

Emilia Lanier (Bassano) MP (1569 - 1645)

Learning about the events of Lanier's life has not always been an easy task for researchers. Very little is known about her. Scholars have had to piece together Lanier's biography by relying on the spa...

10/1/2008 4/27/2011

Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Rebel Spy MP (1817 - 1864)

"Rose O'Neale", "Rose Greenhow"

Rose O'Neal Greenhow (1817–October 1, 1864) was a renowned Confederate spy. As a leader in Washington, D.C. society during the period prior to the American Civil War, she traveled in important politica...

2/28/2009 4/19/2011

Deborah (Hebrew: דְּבוֹרָה, Modern Dvora Tiberian Dəḇôrā ; "Bee", Arabic: دیبا Diba‎) was a prophetess of Jehovah. According to the Book of Judges, Deborah was the fourth Judge of pre-monarchic Israel....

2/12/2011 4/2/2011

Mary Edwards Walker (November 26, 1832 – February 21, 1919) was an American feminist, abolitionist, prohibitionist, alleged spy, prisoner of war and surgeon. She is also the only woman ever to receiv...

6/15/2007 3/30/2011

Hypatia of Alexandria MP (c.360 - 415)

Hypatia Bio Hypatia ( /haɪˈpeɪʃə/; Greek: Ὑπατία, Hypatía; born between 350 CE and 370 CE; died March 415) was a Greek scholar from Alexandria, Egypt, considered the first notable woman in mathemat...

2/21/2011 2/21/2011

Harriet Martineau MP (1802 - 1876)

Harriet Martineau (June 12, 1802 – June 27, 1876) was an English social theorist and Whig writer, often cited as the first woman sociologist. Martineau wrote more than 50 books and is significant t...

2/2/2011 2/14/2011

Emilie du Châtelet MP (1706 - 1749)

Gabrielle Emilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil, marquise du Chatelet (17 December 1706, Paris – 10 September 1749, Lunéville) was a French mathematician, physicist, and author during the Age of Enlightenmen...

2/12/2011 2/12/2011

Michal . MP (-1040 - d.)

"Michal", "מיכל Wife of David", "bat Shaul"

Wikipedia Hebrew - Wikipedia English - 1 Chronicles 15:29 Michal's appearances in 1–2 Samuel reflect her confinement as a woman caught in the fierce struggle over the kingship between her father, S...

7/1/2007 1/8/2011

Geraldine Doyle MP (1924 - 2010)

"The Original Poster Girl"

Timeline Birth 1924 31 Jul Inkster, MI. Parents:C.J.& Augusta Hof 1924 31 Jul Third child & second daughter born Gerry with family 1928 12 Sep Age: 4 Inkster, Wayne, MI. USADonald took ph...

1/3/2011 1/3/2011

Mary Dyer MP (1611 - 1660)


The Quaker Martyr Mary Barrett Dyer (c. 1611[1] — June 1, 1660) was an English Puritan turned Quaker who was hanged in Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony (now in present-day Massachusetts), for repeate...

1/22/2007 1/3/2011

Anne Hutchinson MP (1591 - 1643)

Anne Hutchinson (baptized July 20, 1591[1][2] – August 20, 1643) was a pioneer settler in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Netherlands, and the unauthorized minister of a dissident church discussi...

1/25/2007 1/3/2011

Alice Neel MP (1900 - 1984)

Alice Neel (January 28, 1900 – October 13, 1984) was an American artist known for her oil on canvas portraits of friends, family, lovers, poets, artists and strangers. Her paintings are notable for the...

12/31/2010 12/31/2010

Dorothy Parker MP (1893 - 1967)

"Dorothy (Rothschild) Parker Campbell", "Constant Reader"

Dorothy Parker, born ROTHSCHILD (August 22, 1893 – June 7, 1967) was an American poet and satirist, best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th century urban foibles. Family Parents: Jacob...

12/31/2010 12/31/2010

Natzbath . MP (-1080 - d.)

"Abala", "Habliar", "Nitzevet"

With a prayer on her lips that her plan succeed, Nitzevet took the place of her maidservant. That night Nitzevet conceived David the future King of Israel. Yishai remained unaware of the switch. (see f...

7/7/2007 12/30/2010

Perdita MP (1757 - 1800)

Mary Robinson (née Darby) (27 November 1757 – 26 December 1800) was an English poet and novelist. During her lifetime she is known as 'the English Sappho'[1][2]. She was also known for her role as Perd...

2/19/2009 12/30/2010

Nechama Leibowitz MP (c.1905 - c.1997)

Professor Nehama Leibowitz (1905–1997), winner of the Israel Prize in Education, was a unique figure in the twentieth century Jewish landscape. She wrote a best-selling series, Studies in the Weekly To...

4/27/2009 12/29/2010

Saidatina Khadijah bint Khuwaylid MP (595 - 620)

"Khadijah the Great", "the Pure", "Khadījah al-Kubra", "Khadija the Great", "Khadīja Al-Kubra", "خديجة"

Khadijah bint Khuwaylid was the first wife of Muhammad and the first person to accept Islam. She is revered amongst Muslims as a "mother of the believers". The daughter of a wealthy merchant and late...

9/18/2007 12/27/2010

Nancy Ward, Beloved Woman of the Cherokee MP (1728 - c.1822)

"One who goes about"

Nancy Prophetess Na-ni Ghi-Ga-U aka Nancy Ward Nanye-hi ("One Who Goes About") Ward (Ani'-Wa'ya = Wolf Clan (Nanye'hi)) Click to view Nancy Prophetess Na-ni Ghi-Ga-U aka Nancy Ward Nanye-hi ("One Who G...

2/4/2007 12/27/2010