manJames Peerless‏‎
Born ‎21 Feb 1801, died ‎5 May 1838 London‎, 37 years. Son of William Peerless and Sarah Chapman

Married ‎6 Nov 1825 Tonbridge, Kent (12 years married) to:

womanSophia Lay‏‎
Born ‎26 May 1800‎, died ‎31 Mar 1879 Westminster, London SW.‎, 78 years
Daughter of Daniel Lay & Mary Fox [IGI].

Children:

1)
womanMargaret Peerless‏‎
Born ‎4 Feb 1824 London‎‎
2)
manGeorge Peerless‏‎
Born ‎9 May 1826 London‎, died ‎16 Aug 1859‎, 33 years
3)
manWilliam Peerless‏
Born ‎C1828 London, baptised ‎1855 Shoreditch, London E. (86 Long Alley), died ‎Oct 1856 Southwark, London SE. (St Olave's)‎, 27 or 28 years. Occupations: Journeyman cabinet maker
4)
manHenry Peerless‏‎
Born ‎C1830 London‎, baptised ‎ ?Victoria, Australia‎
?Emigrated to Victoria, Aus. on "Marco Polo" 27.12.1856, aged 27 [Victoria's Archives].
5)
womanHannah Peerless‏‎
Born ‎26 Aug 1832 London‎, died ‎1906‎, 73 or 74 years
In 1851 Census a Hannah Peerless (18, b.Southwark, unmarried) was a servant to Eliza Allison, "wife of a cotton merchant", at 2 Grove Cottage, Haverstock Hill, Hampstead, Lodon N.
6)
manRichard Peerless‏‎
Born ‎C1834 London‎‎