Rebecca Frederica Ribbens
Born C1856 Kingsdown, Kent, died 4Q 1886 Tunbridge Wells, Kent, 29 or 30 years
Daughter of Frederick & Rebecca Ribbens; he was a coachman at Tunbridge Wells (1861).
Married 3Q 1880 Tunbridge Wells, Kent (5 or 6 years married) to:
George James Peerless
Born 20 May 1854 Tunbridge Wells, Kent (Belgrave Terrace), baptised 1881 Ashford, Kent (24 Beaver Place), died 4Q 1931 Tonbridge, Kent, 76 or 77 years. Occupations: Railway signalman (1894), 1st marriage to: Rebecca Frederica Ribbens, 2nd marriage to: Eliza Jane Shorter. Son of James Peerless and Fanny Summers
In 1881 Census he was at Ashford with his wife Rebecca and daughter Kate; he was described as "Railway shunter (pointsman)". In 1891 Census after Rebecca's death and before he remarried in 1894, he was living at 31 Vale Rd, Tonbridge with his children Kate & Harry; his youngest child Olive was with his parents James & Fanny. In 1901 Census he was a railway signalman, living at 8 Woodside Rd, Tonbridge with Eliza, their children Philip & Ivy, and his step-sons Ernest and John.
1)Kate J Peerless
Born 3Q 1880 Tunbridge Wells, Kent, baptised 1901 London W. (St George's, Hanover Sq.). Occupations: Cook domestic (1901)
2)Harry William Peerless
Born 1Q 1882 West Ashford, Kent. Occupations: Gunner, Ryl.Marine Art'ry
In 1901 Census, a Gunner in the Royal Marine Artillery, he was a patient at the Royal Naval Hospital, Haslar, Alverstoke, Hants.
3)Olive Gertrude Peerless
Born 3Q 1884 West Ashford, Kent
In 1891 Census, after the death of her mother in 1886, she was living with her grandparents James and Fanny Peerless. In 1901 Census she was working as a "between-maid" at Lee, London SE.