Addis, Sir Charles Stewart, 1861-1945 (Knight and banker)
Sir Charles Stewart Addis (1861-1945) was employed by the Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation as an agent in China and Hong Kong and other parts of East Asia for over twenty years before working for the company's London office and fulfilling a number of public positions, including as a Governor of the Bank of England. He established the Addis Children Trust for the benefit of his offspring, including Margaret, the wife of Alexander Campbell Geddes, brother of David Campbell Geddes of Jardine, Matheson & Co. The trustees of the Addis Children Trust were Charles Stewart Addis, D.G.M. Bernard (of Matheson & Co. Ltd) and W.E. Leveson (of the Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation).