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ROBERT W. GODSHALL


 

Sessions

Session Office Position District Party
1983 Representative 53 Republican
1984 Representative 53 Republican
1985 Representative 53 Republican
1986 Representative 53 Republican
1987 Representative 53 Republican
1988 Representative 53 Republican
1989 Representative 53 Republican
1990 Representative 53 Republican
1991 Representative 53 Republican
1992 Representative 53 Republican
1993 Representative 53 Republican
1994 Representative 53 Republican
1995 Representative 53 Republican
1996 Representative 53 Republican
1997 Representative 53 Republican
1998 Representative 53 Republican
1999 Representative 53 Republican
2000 Representative 53 Republican
2001 Representative 53 Republican
2002 Representative 53 Republican
2003 Representative 53 Republican
2004 Representative 53 Republican
2005 Representative 53 Republican
2006 Representative 53 Republican
2007 Representative 53 Republican
2008 Representative 53 Republican
2009 Representative 53 Republican
2010 Representative 53 Republican
2011 Representative 53 Republican
2012 Representative 53 Republican
2013 Representative 53 Republican
2014 Representative 53 Republican
2015 Representative 53 Republican
2016 Representative 53 Republican
2017 Representative 53 Republican
2018 Representative 53 Republican
 Counties   Montgomery

Biography

05/15/1933 - 11/24/2019

GODSHALL, Robert W., a Representative from Montgomery County; born in Souderton, Montgomery County, Pa., May 15, 1933; graduated, Souderton High School, 1951; B.S., business administration and economics, Juniata College, 1955; graduate studies, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, 1956; president, Godshall’s Hatchery Incorporated; member, Montgomery County Republican Committee (1962-1993); elected, board, Souderton Area School (1963-1980); member, Pennsylvania School Board Association (1963-1980); Republican Committee Area Leader (1970-present); Montgomery County School Board Legislative Committee (1974-1980); elected, controller, Montgomery County (1980-1983); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1982; reelected to the House to serve 17 more consecutive terms; appointed, Legislative Budget and Finance Committee (1989-2018); appointed, board, State Employees Retirement System (2003-2018); elected, delegate, Republican National Convention (2004); not a candidate for reelection to the House (2018); died, November 24, 2019 in Sellersville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

 

Archival Collections

Papers of Robert W. Godshall, 1983-2018, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.