Born C1850 Camberwell, Surrey, baptised 1927 Newbury, Berks. (5 Clifton Road), died 1 Jan 1928 Newbury, Berks. (Ingleside Nursing Home), 77 or 78 years
Daughter of Sarah Stillman (b.c1822, Camberwell), who in 1881 Census was a widow described as "Attendant at Church Service", living at Nest Mills, Newbury with her son John Edgar Stillman (b.c1857, Newbury), unmarried and described as "Engine Fitter by Trade". In 1881 Census Jane was an unmarried Lady's Maid at Holywell Hill, St Albans. Will dated 26.11.1924 proved Oxford 9.3.1928, probate to two solicitor's clerks; bequests to various charities, including "the Parish Church Ringers Fund in memory of my brother Edgar".
Married 4Q 1883 St George's Hanover Square, London W. (20 or 21 years married) to:
Born Feb 1851 Speldhurst, Kent, baptised 1904 Peckham, London SE (10 Nunhead Crescent), died 5 Jan 1904 Peckham, London SE (10 Nunhead Crescent), 52 years. Occupations: Carpenter/joiner. Son of William Peerless and Ann Hartridge
In 1881 Census he was an unmarried house carpenter, lodging at 11 Milton Road, Margate with George & Emily Marsh and their family. In 1891 Census he was living at Woodbine Cottage, Nunhead Crescent, Camberwell with his wife; in 1901 they were still at Camberwell. Will dated 16.12.1898 proved at London 1.2.1904, probate to Jane Peerless, widow, sole executrix & beneficiary; failing her, John Edgar Stillman of Newbury, Berks., parish clerk, was named as alternate executor & beneficiary.