- 19 June 1885
North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
- 8 September 1967
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
- Activist, Lawyer, Social theorist and Solicitor
- Alternative Names
- Proud, Emily Dorothea (birth name)
Emily Dorothea Pavy was an advocate for the welfare of factory workers before becoming a lawyer to pursue women's issues. Known for her dedicated and meticulous work, Pavy was a trailblazer both as a sociologist and a lawyer.
Read more about Emily Dorothea Pavy in our sister publication The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia.