Right Honourable Arthur Meighen 1874-1960, The

Born near St. Marys, Meighen moved to Manitoba in 1902 where he practised law before entering federal politics. He held three portfolios under Robert Borden, whom he succeeded as prime minister of Canada in 1920. Meighen served a second brief term as prime minister in 1926.


On Concession Roads 2 and 3, west off County Road 18, near the farm where he was born, northwest of St. Marys

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Perth

Municipality: Town of St. Marys