manWalter Relf Pearless/, Dr‏‎
Born ‎19 Mar 1854 East Grinstead, Sussex‎, baptised ‎ Australia & New Zealand, died ‎23 Dec 1924 New Zealand‎, 70 years, bur. ‎ Wakefield, Nelson, New Zealand (St.John). Occupations: Medical Practitioner. Son of William Pearless and Mary Ann(e) Richardson
His father's Will provided for him to complete his professional education. "Travelled to Victoria, Australia as a ship's surgeon, returned and married there and later moved to New Zealand". Arrived at Wellington from Melbourne on the "Arawata" 11 July 1884 with his wife and family. "Public Vaccinator" Sep 1884, Waimea South (NZ); living at Wakefield (NZ) 1906. Served WWI NZ Army Medical Corps; Lt.Col.; Mediterranean Exped.Force, Mentioned in Despatches 12.6.1915; VD. Had 4 sons, 7 daughters.

Married ‎18 Jun 1877 South Yarra, Victoria, Australia (47 years married) to:

womanMarianne Lessel Raikes‏‎
Born ‎C1853 Patna, India, died ‎7 Mar 1927 New Zealand‎, 73 or 74 years, bur. ‎ Wakefield, Nelson, New Zealand (St.John)

Children:

1)
manWalter Hugh Pearless/, Dr‏
Born ‎28 Mar 1879 Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, baptised ‎ New Zealand, died ‎29 Dec 1940 Richmond, Nelson, New Zealand‎, 61 years. Occupations: Doctor of Medicine
Had 5 sons & 4 daughters. In the 1904/5 season he played first-class cricket for Otago [statistics on NZ Cricket web-site].
2)
manLessel Pearless‏‎ PRIVACY FILTER
3)
manHerbert Campbell Pearless‏‎
Born ‎1880 Alberton, Victoria, Australia, died ‎12 Jun 1934 Brightwater, Nelson, New Zealand(StPaul)‎, 53 or 54 years
Married Gerty Palmer and had issue, 2 daughters.
4)
manMontague Cecil Pearless‏‎
Born ‎2 Aug 1884 Yarra, Victoria, Australia, died ‎29 Jul 1903 New Zealand‎, 18 years, bur. ‎ Wakefield, New Zealand (St.Johm's)