PRICE, Richard (1773-1861), of Knighton, Rad.
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Family and Education
b. 1773, 1st s. of Richard Price, attorney, of Norton Manor, Knighton by Mary alias Margaret, da. of Charles Humphreys, attorney, of Pennant Hall, Mont. educ. Univ. Coll. Oxf. 17 Nov. 1790, aged 17. unm. suc. fa. 1797.
Sheriff, Rad. 1794-5.
Lt.-col. Rad. vols. 1803, lt.-col. commdt. 1803, (militia) 1808.
A nephew of Chase Price, who had sat for Radnorshire, Price was ‘brought in by Alderman Harley’, uncle of the patron Edward, 5th Earl of Oxford, for the boroughs seat on a vacancy in 1799. In 1807 it was alleged that