Agnes Scott College

Geographic Index of Women Mathematicians

Country (or state) where each woman was born.

Born in the United States: Google Map
Born Outside the United States: Google Map

(The distinction is only because Google Map has a limit of 100 locations per map.)

United States

California

Annie Dale Biddle Andrews (1885-1940)
Lao Genevra Simons (1870-1949)
Jean Taylor (1944- )
Margaret Wright( 1944- )

Colorado

Claribel Kendall (1889-1965)

Connecticut

Elizabeth Dickerman (1872-1954)
Christine Ladd-Franklin (1847-1930)
Clara Eliza Smith (1865-1943)
Abigail Thompson (1958- )

Georgia

Margaret Jarman Hagood (1908-1963)

Illinois

Clara Latimer Bacon (1866-1948)
Dorothy Lewis Bernstein (1914-1988)
Josephine E. Burns (1887-??)
Ruth Gentry (1862-1917)
Anna Stafford Henriques (1905-2004)
Mary Frances Winston Newson (1869-1959)
Agnes Meyer Driscoll (1889-1971)
Louise Johnson Rosenbaum (1908-1980)
Vera Pless (1931- )

Indiana

Cora Barbara Hennel (1886-1947)

Iowa

Mabel Schmeiser Barnes (1905-1993)
Gertrude Mary Cox (1900-1978)
Anna Pell Wheeler (1883-1966)

Kansas

Helen Brewster Owens (1881-1968)
Mary Catherine Bishop Weiss (1930-1966)

Kentucky

Mayme I. Logsdon (1881-1967)

Maine

Leona May Peirce (1863-1954)

Maryland

Edith Clarke (1883-1959)
Teresa Cohen (1892-1992)
Anna Margaret Mullikin (1893-1975)
Marguerite Lehr (1898-1988)
Gloria Gilmer

Massachusetts

Charlotte Barnum (1860-1934)
Sister Mary Gervase (1888-1926)
Mildred Leonora Sanderson (1889-1914)
Mary Emily Sinclair (1878-1955)
Pauline Sperry (1885-1967)
Roxana Hayward Vivian (1871-??)

Michigan

Carol Karp (1926-1972)

Mississippi

Etta Falconer (1933-2002)

Missouri

Nola Haynes (1897-1996)
Julia Bowman Robinson (1919-1985)

Nebraska

Mary Gray (1938- )

New Jersey

Emilie Norton Martin (1869-1936)
Helen Abbot Merrill (1864-1949)
Karen E. Smith (1965- )

New York

Ruth Aaronsom Bari (1917-2005)
Lulu Hofmann Bechtolsheim (1902-1989)
Joan S. Birman (1927- )
Lenore Blum (1942- )
Elizabeth Morgan Cooper (1891-1967)
Grace Brewster Murray Hopper (1906-1992)
Linda Keen (1940- )
Nancy Kopell (1942- )
Edna Kramer Lassar (1902-1984)
Gloria Olive (1923-2006)
Anna Helene Palmie (1863-1946)
Judith Roitman (1945- )
Doris Schattschneider (1939- )
Lesley Sibner (1934- )

North Carolina

Anna Julia Cooper (1858-1964)
Freda Porter (1957- )
Virginia Ragsdale (1870-1945)

Ohio

Grace M. Bareis (1875-1962)
Suzan Rose Benedict (1873-1942)
Ellen Amanda Hayes (1851-1930)
Olive Clio Hazlett (1890-1974)
Mina Rees (1902-1997)
Karen Uhlenbeck (1942- )

Oklahoma

Dorothy McCoy (1903-2001)
Mary Ross (1908- )
Elizabeth Scott (1917-1988)

Pennsylvania

Elizabeth R. Bennett (1880-1972)
Sister Mary Celine Fasenmyer (1906-1996)
Elizabeth Buchanan Cowley (c1874-1945)
Marie Litzinger (1899-1952)
Sharon Menard (1934- )
Linda Rothschild (1945- )
Anna Irwin Young (1873-1920)

Rhode Island

Anne Bosworth Focke (c1868-1907)
Ruth Goulding Wood (1875-1939)

South Carolina

Gloria Hewitt (1935- )

Tennessee

Marjorie Lee Browne (1914-1979)
Mary Pensworth Reagor (1945- )

Texas

Lida Barrett (1927- )
Ruth Gonzalez
Goldie Prentis Horton (1887-1972)
Vivienne Malone-Mayes (1932-1995)
Mary Ellen Rudin (1924- )
Mary F. Wheeler (1931- )

Virginia

Susan Jane Cunningham (1842-1921)
Alice T. Schafer (1915- )

Washington, D.C.

Evelyn Boyd Granville (1924- )
Euphemia Lofton Haynes (1890-1980)

West Virginia

Dorothy Maharam Stone (1917- )
Bird Margaret Turner (1877-1962)

Wisconsin

Florence Eliza Allen (1876-??)
Winifred Edgerton Merrill (1862-1951)
Charlotte Elvira Pengra (1875-1916)

Argentina

Dorothy Maud Wrinch (1894-1976)
Cora Ratto de Sadosky (1912-1981)
Cora Sadosky (1940- )

Australia

Cheryl Praeger (1948- )

Austria

Hilda Geiringer von Mises (1893-1973)
Herta Taussig Freitag (1908-2000)
Helena Rasiowa (1917-1994)

Belgium

Ingrid Daubechies (1954- )

Canada

Agnes Baxter (1870-1917)
Louise Duffield Cummings (1870-1947)
Annie MacKinnon Fitch (1868-1940)
Cathleen Morawetz (1923- )
Evelyn M. Nelson (1943-1987)
Nancy Reid (1952- )

China

Sun-Yung Alice Chang (1948- )
Hu Hesheng (1928- )
Sijue Wu (1964- )

Cuba

Argelia Velez-Rodriguez (1936- )

Czechoslovakia

Olga Taussky-Todd (1906-1995)

Egypt

Hypatia (370?-415)

England

Hertha Ayrton (1854-1923)
Mary Everest Boole (1832-1916)
Mary Lucy Cartwright (1900-1998)
Florence Nightingale David (1909-1993)
Philippa Garrett Fawcett (1868-1948)
Hilda Phoebe Hudson (1881-1965)
Ada Byron King, Countess of Lovelace (1815-1852)
F. Jessie MacWilliams (1917-1990)
Isabel Maddison (1869-1950)
Dusa McDuff (1945- )
Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw (1912- )
Charlotte Angas Scott (1858-1931)
Lorna Mary Swain (1891-1936)
Grace Chisholm Young (1868-1944)

France

Emilie du Chatelet (1706-1749)
Yvonne Choquet-Bruhat (1923- )
Jacqueline Ferrand (1918- )
Sophie Germain (1776-1831)
Louise Hay (1935-1989)
Paulette Libermann (1919-2007)
Bernadette Perrin-Riou (1955- )

Germany

Kate Fenchel (1905-1983)
Irmgard Flugge-Lotz (1903-1974)
Caroline Herschel (1750-1848)
Ruth Moufang (1905-1977)
Hanna Neumann (1914-1971)
Emmy Noether (1882-1935)

Hong Kong

Lai-Sang Young (1952- )

Hungary

Rózsa Péter (1905-1977)

Italy

Maria Gaetana Agnesi (1718-1799)
Maria Cinquini-Cibrario (1905-1992)
Florence Nightingale (1820-1910)
Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia (1646-1684)

India

Raman Parimala (1948- )
Bhama Srinivasan (1935- )

Ireland

Alicia Boole Stott (1860-1940)

Nigeria

Grace Alele Williams (1932- )

Norway

Elizabeth Stephansen (1872-1961)
Idun Reiten (1942- )

Poland

Gertrude Blanch (1898-1996)
Cecilia Krieger (1894-1974)
Krystyna Kuperberg (1944- )
Edith Hirsch Luchins (1921-2002)

Portugal

Irene Fonseca (1956- )

Romania

Alexandra Bellow (1935-)

Russia

Nina Karlovna Bari (1901-1961)
Sof'ja Aleksandrovna Janovskaja (1896-1966)
Pelageya Yakovlevna Polubarinova Kochina (1899-1999)
Sofia Kovalevskaya (1850-1891)
Olga Alexandrovna Ladyzhenskaya (1922-2004)
Emma Trotskaia Lehmer (1906-2007)
Elizaveta Fedorovna Litvinova (1845-1919)
Vera Nikoaevna Maslennikova (1926-2000)
Sophie Piccard (1904-1990)
Marina Ratner (1938- )
Nina Uraltseva (1935- )

Scotland

Sheila Scott Macintyre (1910-1960)
Mary Fairfax Somerville (1780-1872)

South Africa

Sylvia Young Wiegand (1945- )

Switzerland

Irene Hueter (1965- )
Alice Roth (1905-1977)

Taiwan

Fan Chung (1949- )

Tanzania

Verdiana Grace Masanja (1954- )

Turkey

Hermine Kalutsyan

Ukraine

Valentina Mikhailovna Borok (1931-2004)
Deborah Tepper Haimo (1921-2007)
Svenlana Jitomirskaya (1966-)
Olga Arsen'enva Oleinik (1925-2001)