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Marietta Forlaw, 96

Greensboro, NC

"Hooray for the women's vote!"

  • Born August 1920 in Greensboro, NC

  • Taught elementary school

  • Member of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

  • Volunteered for YWCA, Guilford College and American Friends Service Committee

  • Has been a lifelong learner and budding artist


"I was born on the very day that the 19th Amendment was signed into law, giving women the right to vote. My Quaker ancestors worked so hard to make it happen. It is most important for me to vote, and I will! Hooray for the women's vote!"



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