manJohn Peerless‏‎
Born ‎30 Nov 1797 Blackham, Withyham, Sussex, baptised ‎1853 St.Leonard's on Sea, Sx. (1 West Hill), died ‎12 May 1873 St.Leonard's on Sea, Sx.‎, 75 years, bur. ‎1873 Penshurst, Kent (St.John the Baptist). Son of William Peerless and Sarah Chapman
In 1841 Census he was living at St Leonards with his wife Elizabeth, daughters Sarah & Mary, and his sister Mary. In 1851, a "chinaman" probably working in the local pottery industry, living at St Leonards with Elizabeth, daughter Sarah, and his father William Peerless. In 1861, a house agent, at 1 West Hill Rd, St Leonard's with his wife Charlotte and niece Fanny Peerless. Will proved at London 12.6.1873 described him as a gentleman; Charlotte, his widow, & William Edward Skinner, lodging house keeper of Hastings, executors.

Marriage/ Related to:

womanElizabeth ?‏‎
Born ‎C1795 Greatwell, Salop.‎, died ‎Apr 1856‎, 60 or 61 years, bur. ‎10 Apr 1856 St Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex (St Leonard)

Children:

1)
womanSarah Peerless‏‎
Born ‎C1836 St.Leonard's on Sea, Sx.‎, died ‎Apr 1857‎, 20 or 21 years, bur. ‎20 Apr 1857 St Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex (St Leonard)
2)
womanMary Elizabeth Peerless‏‎
Born ‎4Q 1837 St Leonards, Sussex‎, died ‎Mar 1852‎, 14 or 15 years, bur. ‎7 Mar 1852 St Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex (St Leonard)
In 1851 Census she was a scholar at a school at Ore, Hastings.


2nd marriage/ relation
manJohn Peerless‏‎

Marriage/ Related to:

womanCharlotte Ellis‏‎
Born ‎C1810 Fleet, Lincs.‎, baptised ‎C1886 St.Leonard's on Sea, Sx. (2 West Hill), died ‎31 Jan 1887 Portslade, Brighton (2 Trafalgar Villas)‎, 76 or 77 years
Will proved 6.4.1887 at Lewes; Henry Ellis of 2 Trafalgar Villas, Portslade, Brighton, her brother, sole Executor.