Clémence Auguste Royer

1830–1902

French author and economist. Studied natural science and philosophy in Switzerland. In Lausanne in 1859, founded a course on logic aimed at women. Translated Origin into French in 1862.

Sources: Dictionnaire universel des contemporains 1893 Harvey, Joy 1997

(See the bibliography for full references to sources)

For more information see:

http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/gender/2011/08/11/one-of-the-cleverest-and-oddest-women-in-europe/