From: "Canadian Men & Women of the Time 1912"
Ed. Henry James Morgan, Toronto, William Briggs, Richmond St. W., 1912
Meredith, Charles, bond and stock broker, and financial agent
Brother of Chief Justice Sir William Ralph Meredith, and son of the late John Cook Meredith and Sarah Pegler, he was born and educated in London, Ontario. In June, 1893 he married Elspeth Hudson Angus, daughter of R.B. Angus of Montreal.
Acquired business experience in service at the Bank of Montreal. Joined the Montreal Stock Exchange in 1887 and was president from 1902-1905. Head of the firm Charles Meredith & Co.. stock brokers, and president of Charles Merideth & Co., bond brokers and financial agents, Montreal. Vice-President of Hillcrest Colleries Ltd., 1910; a director of the British and Colonial Press Services; a member of the Board of Arbitration and the Montreal Board of Trade; a director of the Quebec fish and Game Association, and the Montreal Parks and Playgrounds Association.
In his youth he was noted athlete.
See also: his brother, Henry Vincent Meredith
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