Gleed, Charles Sumner was born on March 23, 1856 in Morrisville, Vermont, United States. Son of Thomas and Cornelia (Fisk) Gleed.
Brother of James Willis G. Bachelor of Arts, University of Kansas, 1880. Student of University of Kansas Law School.
Admitted to bar, 1884.
Director A.,T.& San Francisco Railway Company and several other railway and banking companies. In traffic or law departments Kansas Pacific, U.P. and A.,T.&San Francisco companies, 1880-1884. Editor Denver Daily Tribune, 1884.
President Kansas City Daily Journal. Vice president Pioneer Trust Company. Director Southwestern Bell Telephone group, Guaranty Trust Company (Kansas City), Central National Bank, Topeka Railway Company (Topeka), etc.