Meredith, Sir William Ralph


Meredith, Sir William Ralph
(1840- )
   Born in the county of Middlesex, Ontario. Educated at the London District Grammar School, and at the University of Toronto. Studied law, and called to the bar, 1861. Sat in the Ontario Assembly, 1872-1894; leader of the opposition, 1878-1894. Appointed chief justice of the Common Pleas Division of the High Court of Justice, 1894. Knighted, 1896. Chancellor of the University of Toronto.
   Bib.: Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who's Who.

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