Ruth Alice Cole
Born C1855, baptised Western Australia, died 15 May 1933 Maylands, Perth, Western Australia, 77 or 78 years, bur. May 1933 Perth, Australia (Karrakatta Cemetery)
Daughter of Charles Cole, a milkman. She emigrated to Western Australia with her 2 sons, Charles & Ernest Pearless, in 1878 and in 1893 married John Bishop at Fremantle; her husband Charles remained in England, in 1901 Census he was living with his brother William at Willesden and he did not die until 1911.
Married 12 Jun 1874 Paddington, London W. (St.Saviour) (36 years married) to:
Charles Camfield Peerless/ \Pea
Born 7 Apr 1855 Rusthall, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, died 9 Jun 1911 Paddington, London W. (2 Edgware Place), 56 years. Occupations: Gardener. Son of Richard Peerless/ \Pea and Jane Camfield
When married in 1874 Charles & Alice both lived at 4 Andover Place, London NW, witnesses William Pearless & Ellen Capelin. In 1878 Ruth & her sons Charles & Ernest sailed for Australia on the "Lady Elizabeth", landing at Fremantle, WA. 12.3.1878; Charles may have travelled with them but did not disembark, sailed on to the Eastern States on the pretext of finding work, then continued back to England on the same boat. In 1901 Census he was with his brother William & family at Willesden and in 1911 his sister, Sarah Denton, was at his death.
Born 29 Dec 1873 Stamford Hill N. (3 Wood St, Up.Clapton), baptised Western Australia, died 26 Sep 1967 Perth, Western Australia, 93 years. Occupations: Farmer
Born 4Q 1875 Tunbridge Wells, Kent, died 2 Sep 1932 Mt.Lawley, Perth, Western Australia, 56 or 57 years, bur. Sep 1932 Perth, Australia (Karrakatta Cemetery)