Florence Lilian Smith
Born 1872 Brixton, London SE., baptised Ealing, Middx. (1 Hamilton Road), died 11 Apr 1943 Swiss Cottage, NW (9 Lancaster Grove), 70 or 71 years
Will dated 21.6.1940 with Codicil dated 25.7.1942 proved 4.12.1943 at Llandudno; George Frederick Peerless, Richard Arthur Peerless & Doris May McCleod Bradley, her sons & daughter, were Executors & sole beneficiaries.
Married 2Q 1898 Clapham, London SW. (Holy Trinity) (21 or 22 years married) to:
George Ernest Peerless
Born 8 Nov 1872 Woodford, Essex (West Grove, Snakes La.), baptised 1881 Clapham, London SW., died 5 Nov 1920 Ealing, Middx. (1 Hamilton Road), 47 years. Occupations: Master cloth worker(1991). Son of George Read Peerless and Harriet Spalding
Joined G R Peerless & Co. Will proved 4.2.1921 at London; his widow Executor.
1)George Frederick Peerless
Born 15 May 1899 Wandsworth, London SW., died 1Q 1978 Ipswich, Suffolk, 78 or 79 years. Occupations: Manufacturer
Ran G R Peerless & Co. with his brother Dick, after the death of their uncle Fred in 1934.
2)Doris May Peerless
Born 2Q 1902 Wandsworth, London SW.
Married firstly Wilfred M E Bradley at Rawalpindi, India in 1940 [GRO Index Army Marriages 1936-40] and had issue; married secondly ? Scott.
3)Richard (Dick) Arthur Peerless
Born 10 Jul 1903 Wandsworth, London SW., baptised Walton-on-Thames, Middx., died 3Q 1970 Hove, Sussex, 66 or 67 years. Occupations: Manufacturer
Ran G R Peerless & Co. with his brother George, after the death of their uncle Fred in 1934. Dick was the sole owner after WW II, at premises in Derbyshire Street, E2.