manGeorge Peerless‏‎
Born ‎C1827 Cowden, Kent‎, baptised ‎1861 Cowden, Kent (North Street), died ‎3Q 1892 Tonbridge, Kent‎, 64 or 65 years. Occupations: Ag.Lab.. Son of Richard Pearless and Elizabeth Glover
In 1851 Census he was an agricultural servant with Mr Johnson at Sussex House, Hartfield. In 1861 Census he was living at Cowden with his widowed mother, his brother Henry, and their sister Caroline's daughter Harriet Crowhurst. When married in October 1861, he and his wife were living at Southborough. In 1881 Census he was living at 12 Priory Walk, Tonbridge with his wife and their son George; in 1891 Census the three of them were at 14 Rose Street, Tonbridge, with Ada P Field (9), Sarah's grand-daughter from her first marriage.

Married ‎12 Oct 1861 Tonbridge, Kent (St Peter & St Paul) (30 or 31 years married) to:

womanSarah Upton‏‎
Born ‎C1827 Leigh, Kent, baptised ‎1881 Tonbridge, Kent (12 Priory Walk), died ‎2Q 1908 Tonbridge, Kent‎, 80 or 81 years
Daughter of Henry Upton, a labourer. When married to George in 1861 she was Sarah Field, a widow; witnesses were William & Ann Upton. In 1871 Census Sarah's children, James (21,b.Bidborough), Henry (17,b.Southborough) & Jessie (13,b.Southborough) Field, were living at Leigh with George & Sarah and their children George & Mary Peerless. In 1901 Census she was widowed, living at Tonbridge close to her son George & his family.

Children:

1)
manGeorge Peerless‏
Born ‎4Q 1862 Cowden, Kent‎, baptised ‎1881 Tonbridge, Kent (12 Priory Walk), died ‎1Q 1924 Tonbridge, Kent‎, 61 or 62 years. Occupations: Ag.Lab.; postman
In 1901 Census he was a postman, living at Tonbridge with his wife and their son George; in 1891 Census he was already a postman, unmarried and living with his parents.
2)
womanMary Peerless‏‎
Born ‎4Q 1864‎
Married Charles Smith 2Q 1882, Alresford, Hants.
3)
manRichard Peerless‏‎
Born ‎1Q 1866‎