Person: Hardcastle, Frances


Frances Hardcastle was an English mathematician who held fellowships in the United States. She studied point groups and wrote some important works. She also was a major figure in the Women's Suffrage movement and was secretary of the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 13 August 1866, Writtle, Essex, England. Died 26 December 1941, Cambridge, England.

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Origin England, Women

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive