Christina Meredith was
born in Narbeth, Pa on November 23,1913. Her parents names were Arthur
John Meredith and Josephine
Kenyon Brunyate who was also Dean of the Woman at the time her daughter
attended College. She attended Carlisle High School and upon graduation
she matriculated to Dickinson College were she earned her Bachelor of Arts
Degree in 1934. While in college she also became a member of the
Phi Beta Kappa fraternity. During her time at Dickinson she made
a strong friendship with a classmate of hers named Priscilla McConnell.
She later married Carl Swensson Vestling and began work in Library services.