WOMEN PRESIDENTIAL AND VICE PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES
A Selected List
Many women have sought to become President of the United States. A number received national attention, either as pioneers in the electoral process, as potential candidates, or as candidates of minor parties with a significant national presence. Others were from minor parties or were fringe candidates who entered major party primaries.
Full story begins in 1872 - http://presidentialgenderwatch.org/research/facts/