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. Son of David Peerless and Caroline Harland
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.
Married 1Q 1916 Croydon, Surrey (5 or 6 years married) to:
Mabel Alice Chandler
Baptised 1917, approximately 100 years
Beneficiary under her husband's Will in 1922; married secondly Charles H Ayling at Brighton 1Q1925.