Arthur Meighen

Arthur Meighen (1874 - 1960)

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Arthur Meighen
Born in Anderson, Perth South, Perth, Ontario, Canadamap
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Husband of — married in Birtle, Manitoba, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Toronto, Ontario, Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Mar 2014
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Preceded by
Robert Borden
10th Prime Minister of Canada
10 July 1920 – 29 December 1921
Succeeded by
Mackenzie King
Preceded by
Mackenzie King
12th Prime Minister of Canada
29 June 1926 - 25 September 1926
Succeeded by
Mackenzie King


Arthur Meighen, teacher, lawyer, politician, businessman and office holder, was born June 16, 1874, near Anderson, Ontario. He was the second child and eldest son of Joseph Meighen and Mary Jane Bell. On June 24, 1904, he married Jessie Isabel Cox in Birtle, Manitoba. They had two sons and a daughter. He died August 5, 1960 in Toronto and was buried in St. Marys, Ontario.

Arthur Meighen, professeur, avocat, homme politique, homme d’affaires et fonctionnaire, né le 16 juin 1874 près d’Anderson, Ontario. Il était le deuxième enfant et premier fils de Joseph Meighen et Mary Jane Bell. Le 24 juin 1904, il épousa à Birtle, Manitoba, Jessie Isabel Cox. Ils eurent deux fils et une fille ; décédé le 5 août 1960 à Toronto et inhumé à St Marys, Ontario.


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