Grenville Goodwin

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Grenville Goodwin
Mayor of Ottawa
In office
Preceded by E.A. Bourque
Succeeded by Charlotte Whitton
Personal details
Born 1898
Died 27 August 1951

Grenville W. "Gren" Goodwin (c. 1898 – 27 August 1951) was Mayor of Ottawa for several months in 1951. His hometown was Prescott, Ontario and he was an optometrist by profession.

Goodwin defeated incumbent mayor E.A. Bourque in December 1950 by approximately 10,000 votes. But Goodwin's term in office was cut short at age 53. He had an unexpected heart failure and died shortly afterwards at the Ottawa Civic Hospital. Charlotte Whitton was immediately appointed the city's next mayor.