Harold Monteith

Harold Edmond Monteith (2 October 1900 – 9 September 1963) was a Progressive Conservative party member of the House of Commons of Canada. He was born in Verdun, Quebec and became an agent and merchant.

Harold Monteith
Member of Parliament
for Verdun
In office
March 1958 – June 1962
Preceded byYves Leduc
Succeeded byBryce Mackasey
Personal details
Harold Edmond Monteith

(1900-10-02)2 October 1900
Verdun, Quebec
Died9 September 1963(1963-09-09) (aged 62)
Eastman, Quebec
Political partyProgressive Conservative
Spouse(s)Helen Leggatt[1]
Professionagent, merchant

He was elected at the Verdun riding in the 1958 general election after unsuccessful attempts to win there in 1953 and 1957. After serving his only federal term, the 24th Canadian Parliament, he was defeated by Bryce Mackasey of the Liberal party in the 1962 election.

Monteith died at Eastman, Quebec aged 62, survived by his wife and two sons.[1]


  1. ^ a b The Canadian Press (10 September 1963). "Harold Monteith". The Globe and Mail. p. 39.

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