womanCaroline Harland‏‎
Born ‎C1830 Keymer, Sussex, baptised ‎1891‎
?Died 1Q 1914, Croydon, aged 83.

Married ‎6 Sep 1852 Buxted, Sussex (51 or 52 years married) to:

manDavid Peerless‏‎
Born ‎C1826 Buxted, Sussex, baptised ‎1891 Buxted & Rotherfield, Sussex, died ‎2Q 1904 Godstone, Surrey‎, 77 or 78 years. Occupations: Farmer/Pork Butcher. Son of Thomas Peerless and Elizabeth Miller
In 1851 living with his mother and siblings Joseph & William and William's wife Ann at Hurstwood, Buxted. In 1873 he owned 3 acres at Crowborough, Rotherfield. In 1881 he was living at Rotherfield with his wife, sons Walter, Albert & Keith, and daughters Betsy, Jane, Alice & Harriett. In 1891 Census he was a pork butcher living at The Beacon, Crowborough with his wife, and daughters Emma & Daisy[?Harriett] whose descriptions were "assists at home".

Children:

1)
womanElizabeth (Betsy) Peerless‏‎ PRIVACY FILTER
2)
manWilliam Peerless‏
Born ‎1Q 1855 Buxted, Sussex, baptised ‎1881 Hove, Sussex, died ‎19 Jul 1896 Tonbridge ("Telegraph Inn", Priory Rd)‎, 40 or 41 years. Occupations: Carpenter; innkeeper
Will dated 20.3.1896 proved at London 10.8.1896, probate to Harriet Ann Peerless, widow. In 1881 Census he was an unmarried carpenter, boarding at 9 Ellen St, Hove with George Saunders, a policeman, and his family. In 1891 Census he was living at Oxted, Surrey with his wife and daughter Harriet
3)
manJames Peerless‏
Born ‎4Q 1856 Buxted, Sussex, baptised ‎1917‎. Occupations: Pork Butcher (1891)
In 1881 Census, a Butcher Journeyman, he lived at Chapel Green, Rotherfield, alone with his wife; in 1891 he lived at South View, Crowborough with his wife and children Rupert, Lilian, Frederick, Ralph, Gilbert & Sidney. By 1901 he was widowed, a navvy living with his children Gilbert & Elsie at Hove; his sons Frederick & Ralph were hotel pages in Brighton and Sidney was at a Brighton orphanage. Other children may have been Georgina (b.2Q1882, Uckfield) and Laura (b.1Q1890, Uckfield). ?Died 4Q 1927, Reigate, aged 71.
4)
womanJane Peerless‏‎ PRIVACY FILTER
5)
womanEmma Peerless‏‎
Born ‎1Q 1860 Crowborough, Sussex, died ‎1Q 1935 Ticehurst, Sussex‎, 74 or 75 years
In 1881 Census she was a housemaid at 6 Mount Sion, Tunbridge Wells. In 1901 Census she was a cook domestic at Heathercroft, Withyham, Sussex. Unmarried by 1921.
6)
manJoseph Peerless‏
Born ‎C1862 Crowborough, Rotherfield, Sussex, baptised ‎1881 St Pancras, London WC. (237 Gt.Coll St), died ‎1Q 1913 Steyning, Sussex‎, 50 or 51 years. Occupations: Grocer's assistant (1881)
In 1891 Census he was a grocer's assistant, boarding at 100 Pevensey Road, Eastbourne; in 1901 Census he was an assistant grocer, living at 105 Cowper Street, Aldrington, Hove with his wife & children Joseph, David, Walter, Wilfred and Kathleen.
7)
womanAlice Peerless‏‎
Born ‎C1864 Rotherfield, Sussex, baptised ‎1881 Rotherfield, Sussex‎. Occupations: Pork Butcher's Asst(1881)
8)
manWalter Peerless‏
Born ‎C1866 Crowborough, Sussex, baptised ‎1901 West Croydon, Surrey (97 Eaton Road), died ‎4Q 1912 West Ham, London E.‎, 45 or 46 years. Occupations: Asst.schoolmaster (1901)
In 1891 Census he was an assistant schoolmaster boarding with a family at Rye; in 1901 Census he was living at Croydon with his wife and son Walter.
9)
womanHarriett (?Daisy) Peerless‏‎
Born ‎1Q 1868 Rotherfield, Sussex, baptised ‎1901, died ‎3Q 1918 Croydon, Surrey‎, 49 or 50 years
In 1891 Census she was unmarried and described as "Daisy", living with her parents at Crowborough; in 1901 Census, still unmarried, she was living at Hilders Farm, Edenbridge with her sister Elizabeth Marten and her husband.
10)
manAlbert Peerless‏
Born ‎C1870 Rotherfield, Sussex, baptised ‎1917 Brighton, Sx (1a Whitehawk Rd, KempTown), died ‎18 Mar 1922 Brighton, Sx (1a Whitehawk Rd, KempTown)‎, 51 or 52 years. Occupations: Grocer
Will dated 18.7.1917 & Codicil dated 26.5.1921 proved at London 8.5.1922, probate to Benjamin Ashdown of Bank Buildings, Bletchingley, Surrey, assistant overseer, his friend and sole executor; beneficiaries included his nephew Albert James Peerless, his brothers Keith and James Peerless, his sisters Elizabeth Marten, Jane Latter, Emma Peerless & Harriet Peerless, his niece Caroline Hunt, and his wife. In 1891 Census he had been a grocer & draper's assistant, boarding at 197/8 London Road, East Grinstead.
11)
manKeith Peerless‏
Born ‎3Q 1874 Crowborough, Sussex‎, baptised ‎1921, died ‎4Q 1927 Brighton, Sussex‎, 52 or 53 years. Occupations: Mail driver (1901)
In 1901 Census he was living at Edenbridge, Kent with his wife & son Albert.