Throughout history, there have been many British women philosophers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great British female philosophers such as Mary Wollstonecraft, Harriet Martineau, Philippa Foot, G. E. M. Anscombe, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Mary WollstonecraftMary Wollstonecraft
(Writer)

27 April 1759

British

Harriet MartineauHarriet Martineau
(Linguist, Journalist, Economist, Historian, Translator, Writer, Sociologist, Essayist, Feminist)

12 June 1802

British

Philippa FootPhilippa Foot
(Philosopher, University teacher)

03 October 1920

British

G. E. M. AnscombeG. E. M. Anscombe

18 March 1919

British

Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-TyneMargaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
(philosopher, scientist, poet, science fiction writer)

1623 AD

British

Mary MidgleyMary Midgley
(Philosopher, Author, University teacher, Writer)

13 September 1919

British

Mary AstellMary Astell
(Writer, Philosopher, Feminist)

12 November 1666

British

Frances WrightFrances Wright
(Writer, Philosopher)

06 September 1795

British