Meredith, W. M., Rev. (M)

b. 1849. Nationality: Scottish.
Poet and clergyman. Educated at Magdalen Hall, and Hertford College, Oxford. Ordained a priest in 1873. Senior Chaplain of Edinburgh Cathedral (1876-1887). Author of several pamphlets and sermons including *A Few Words on Marriage* (1890) and *What ever made you join the English Church?* (1885). Author information from *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entry for “The Old Coin’s Teaching,” published on 1 December 1900, which lists the author as Rev. W. M. Meredith, of The Rectory, Crieff (NLS Dep 341/371). Biographical information: Foster, *Alumni Oxonienses*, vol. 3-4, p. 945; *Yearbook for the Episcopal Church in Scotland* , St. Giles; Printing Company, 1900, p.147. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Old Coin’s Teaching 1900-12-01 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12477