manJohn Peerless‏‎
Born ‎C1836 Chiddingstone, Kent‎, baptised ‎1891/1901 Egham, Surrey, died ‎9 Feb 1918 Egham, Surrey (Danemore, Braywood Ave.)‎, 81 or 82 years. Occupations: Farmer & Bailiff. Son of William Peerless and Sarah Edwards
In 1861 Census they were living at Weller's Town, Penshurst next to his father & mother and to his grandmother Fanny Peerless, John a gardener. In 1881 Census farming 84 acres at Smythers Farm, Lingfield, Surrey with his wife and children Henry & Alice. Later head gardener at the Donner Estate, Priest Hill, Englefield Green, Surrey[WFT]. Will dated 12.9.1916 proved London 12.4.1918, probate to his son-in-law John Robert Jays & Alfred Elisha, gardener of Old Windsor; beneficiaries were his daughter Alice and his four grandchildren.

Married ‎1Q 1861 Lambeth, Surrey (56 or 57 years married) to:

womanMatilda Butcher‏‎
Born ‎C1837 Chiddingstone, Kent‎, died ‎20 Jan 1927 Four Marks, Alton, Hants (Bella Vista)‎, 89 or 90 years. Occupations: Dairy woman (1901)
Daughter of John & Harriett Butcher of Chiddingstone. Will dated 15.9.1924 proved at London 25.6.1927, probate to John Robert Jays, retired police sergeant, her son-in-law, and her friend Alfred Elisha, nursery manager.

Children:

1)
manHenry Peerless‏
Born ‎5 Sep 1863 Chiddingstone, Kent‎, baptised ‎1912 Englefield Green (The Farm, Priest Hill), died ‎17 Mar 1912 Englefield Green, Egham, Surrey‎, 48 years. Occupations: Farmer/gardener
Admon.(limited) granted first 1.5.1912, second at London 13.7.1922, probate to Percy George Peerless, fitter, attorney of Ernest Harry Peerless. In 1891 Census he had been a domestic gardener living with his wife at 25 Reynolds Rd, Camberwell. Marriage Registration was in 1Q 1890, Lambeth.
2)
womanAlice Peerless‏‎ PRIVACY FILTER