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
27 April 1759, British
Writer
Iris MurdochIris Murdoch
15 July 1919, Irish, British
Novelist

Philippa FootPhilippa Foot
03 October 1920, British
Philosopher, University teacher

G. E. M. AnscombeG. E. M. Anscombe
18 March 1919, Irish, British
Philosopher

Harriet MartineauHarriet Martineau
12 June 1802, British
Linguist, Journalist, Economist, Historian,

Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-TyneMargaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
1623 AD, British
philosopher, scientist, poet, science fiction
Mary MidgleyMary Midgley
13 September 1919, British
Philosopher, Author, University teacher, Writer

Frances WrightFrances Wright
06 September 1795, British
Writer, Philosopher

Mary AstellMary Astell
12 November 1666, British
Writer, Philosopher, Feminist
Catharine MacaulayCatharine Macaulay
02 April 1731, British
Historian