Born 8 Jan 1857 Norwoood SE. (Blakes Lodge, Park Villas), baptised 1901 Frant, Sussex (3 Rock Cottages), died 3Q 1929 Uckfield, Sussex, 71 or 72 years. Occupations: Carter on farm (1901). Son of William Peerless and Maria Salmon
In 1881 Census he was an agricultural labourer, living at Kemps Farm, Rotherfield with his wife; in 1891 Census still at Rotherfield ; in 1901 Census they were living at Frant. In 1891 & 1901 Emily's brother Frederick Gilbert (b.Rotherfield c1870) was living with them.
Married 23 Oct 1880 Rotherfield, Sussex (40 or 41 years married) to:
Emily Harriet Gilbert
Born C1859 Rotherfield, Sussex, died 3Q 1921 Ticehurst, Sussex, 61 or 62 years