The Boston Marriage that Won the Vote for U.S. Women.

Suffragists Carrie Chapman Catt and Mary Garrett Hay cast their first presidential ballots together, November 2, 1920.

Carrie Chapman Catt and Mary Garrett Hay: A Dynamic Duo for Women’s Suffrage

When president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, Carrie Chapman Catt (1859–1947) first clapped eyes on Mary “Mollie” Garrett Hay (1857–1928), president of the New York Equal Suffrage League, in 1895, Carrie was five years’ married to her second husband, George Catt. Soon after…