see Autobiography of Francis Place, ed. Mary Thale pages x, 142 n1, 175,176, 188-193, 207, 210 n*, 224
Possibly born 4.4.1765 bapt 14.4.1765 son of Joseph & Ann Wild at St Mary Ealing. No records of his brother Gregory found.
Richard Wild otp = St Geo Han Sq 29.9.1799 Sarah Atkins otp banns sigs wits Robt Atkins, Eleanor Swannick
Old Bailey 17.2.1802 Richard Wild tailor 29 Charing Cross, his errand boy Charles Hurd
Holdens 1811 Richard Wild tailor & draper 8 Craven St, Strand
2.4.1814 Richard Wild Craven St Strand tailor bankrupt