Emily Davies blue plaque in Southampton

Emily Davies campaigner for Women’s Education was born here

This article is about the women's education advocate. For the pottery decorator, whose married name was Emily Grace Davies, see Grace BarnsleySarah Emily Davies (22 April 1830 – 13 July 1921) was an English feminist, suffragist and a pioneering campaigner for women's rights to university access. She is principally remembered as being the co-founder and first Mistress of Girton College, Cambridge University, the first college in England to educate women.

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