Biographical Information

NameGodwin, Mills E Jr
Date of Birth11-19-1914
GenderM
EthnicityUnknown
Total Number of State Gov't Elections6
Total Number of Federal Gov't Elections0
House of Delegate Elections2
Virginia Senate Elections2
Gubernatorial Elections2
House of Representatives Elections0
Federal Senate Elections0
Total Number of Elections Won6
Total Number of Elections Lost0
Total Years in State Gov't Office22
Total Years in Federal Gov't Office0
Total Years in House of Delegates5
Total Years in Virginia Senate9
Total Years as Governor8
Total Years as Representative0
Total Years as Federal Senator0

Elections Record
Election IDElection YearOfficeElection TypeDistrict No.JurisdictionsDistrict TypeNo. of CandidatesNo. of Seats up for ElectionPartyIncumbency StatusCampaign ExpenditureCampaign Expenditure (year 2007 dollars)Camp. Exp. PercentageVotesVote PercentageElectoral Outcome
1949RVAHHJ491949VAHRVAHHJ49 Nansemond,Suffolk City SM11DemocratYesN/AN/A0.001,604 100.00Won
1951RVAHHJ511951VAHRVAHHJ51 Nansemond,Suffolk City MM11DemocratYesN/AN/A0.001,462 100.00Won
1955RVASSJ291955VASRVASSJ29 Isle of Wight,Nansemond,Southampton,Suffolk City SM11DemocratYesN/AN/A0.005,149 99.98Won
1959RVASSJ291959VASRVASSJ29 Isle of Wight,Nansemond,Southampton,Suffolk City SM11DemocratYesN/AN/A0.005,996 99.90Won
1965RVAG1965VAGRVAG Statewide AL41DemocratNo$218,166$1,439,89663.42269,526 47.89Won
1973RVAG1973VAGRVAG Statewide AL21RepublicanNo$1,093,866$5,119,29352.56525,075 50.71Won

Career Record
YearOfficeLeadershipPartyDistrict Type District No./JurisdictionTenure to Date Age
1948VAHDemocrat SM Nansemond Suffolk 134
1949VAHDemocrat SM Nansemond Suffolk 235
1950VAHDemocrat SM Nansemond Suffolk City 336
1951VAHDemocrat SM Nansemond Suffolk City 437
1952VAHDemocrat MM Nansemond Suffolk City 538
1953VASDemocrat MM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk City 639
1954VASDemocrat SM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk 740
1955VASDemocrat SM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk 841
1956VASDemocrat SM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk City 942
1957VASDemocrat SM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk City 1043
1958VASDemocrat SM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk City 1144
1959VASDemocrat SM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk City 1245
1960VASDemocrat SM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk City 1346
1961VASDemocrat SM Isle of Wight Nansemond Southampton Suffolk City 1447
1966VAGGovernorDemocrat AL Virginia 1552
1967VAGGovernorDemocrat AL Virginia 1653
1968VAGGovernorDemocrat AL Virginia 1754
1969VAGGovernorDemocrat AL Virginia 1855
1974VAGGovernorRepublican AL Virginia 1960
1975VAGGovernorRepublican AL Virginia 2061
1976VAGGovernorRepublican AL Virginia 2162
1977VAGGovernorRepublican AL Virginia 2263