Charles Edward Wild

29 September 1877–
Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles Edward

When Charles Edward Wild was born on 29 September 1877, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Wild, was 38 and his mother, Mary Ann Brearley, was 39. He married Mary Jane Hyde on 24 April 1900, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Charles Edward Wild
Mary Jane Hyde
Marriage: 24 April 1900
Edward Wilde
Edith Elizabeth Wilde

Spouse and Children

24 April 1900
Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


    Edward Wilde


    Edith Elizabeth Wilde


Parents and Siblings


    Mary Ann Brearley




    Eleanor Wild


    Annie Wild


    James Brearley Wild



    Emma Louisa Wild


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World Events (8)

1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 1

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

Age 7

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Age 31

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English wild ‘wild’, ‘uncontrolled’ (Old English wilde), hence a nickname for a man of violent and undisciplined character, or a topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of overgrown uncultivated land.2 English: habitational name from a place named Wyld, as for example in Berkshire and Dorset, both named from Old English wil ‘trap’, ‘snare’.3 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): cognate of 1, from Middle High German wilde, wilt, German wild ‘wild’, also used in the sense ‘strange’, ‘foreign’, and therefore in some cases a nickname for an incomer.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Wild in household of Joseph Wild, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Charles Edward Wild, "England, Lancashire, Cheshire, Yorkshire, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Charles Edward Wild, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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