Charles Stephen Peerless
Born 3Q 1884 Camberwell, London SE., baptised Harrow, Middx. (1 Gerald Road), died 14 Aug 1916 France, 31 or 32 years, bur. 1916 Becordel-Becourt, Somme, France. Occupations: Officer, RFA. Son of Stephen George Peerless and Annie Frances Stevens
Joined G R Peerless & Co before serving in the Army in France. Second Lieut.,"C"Bty. 166th Bde., Royal Field Artillery; killed in France and buried at Dartmoor Cemetery (I.F.74), Becordel-Becourt, nr.Albert. Will proved 4.1.1917 at London; his widow sole Executor.
Married 1Q 1914 Hampstead, London N. (1 or 2 years married) to:
Sybil Laura Finch
Born 1882, baptised 1916 Golders Green, London N. (37 The Vale), died 1963, 80 or 81 years
Marr.Ref: MAR1914;Hampstead;1a 1139.
1)Mary F Peerless
Born 2Q 1915 Hampstead, London N., baptised Surrey (2 Ashburton, 118 Richmond Hill)
She presented two drawings of Elstow (1909) by her uncle Herbert Read Peerless to the Bedfordshire & Luton Archives.