Born C1791 Groombridge, Sussex, baptised Buxted & Rotherfield, Sussex, died 1Q 1861, 69 or 70 years. Occupations: Labourer. Son of Thomas Peerless and Elizabeth Winter
Sx.Mar.Index gives marriage date as 7 Nov 1815. 1861 Census showed him as a day labourer lodging alone at Jordan Cottage, London Road, Tunbridge Wells.
Married 2 Nov 1815 Buxted, Sussex (45 or 46 years married) to:
Born C1796 Buxted, Sussex, died 2Q 1869 Tunbridge Wells, Kent, 72 or 73 years
Her sister Elizabeth married Thomas Peerless in 1808. In 1841 Census she was living at 5 Parish Cottages, Crowborough, with her children Alfred, Edward and Margaret. In 1851 Census, still at Crowborough, she was housekeeper to her unmarried sons Alfred & Edward.
Born C1816 Buxted, Sussex, baptised 1881 Buxted, Sussex (Stone Hall)
Married Amos Smith (b.c1816,Buxted,Sawyer/Carpenter); in 1851 Census they were living at Crowborough.
Born C1819 Buxted, Sussex, baptised Crowborough, Rotherfield, Sussex, died 1Q 1878 Uckfield, Sussex, 58 or 59 years. Occupations: Ag.Lab.
When married to Mary in 1847, both lived at Slab Castle, Rotherfield, where Frances, the daughter of George's brother Edward was born in 1852. Witnesses at the marriage were Amos & Charlotte Smith, Charlotte being George's elder sister. In 1851 Census George & Mary were living at Crowborough; in 1861 at Slab Castle, also in 1871, with Charles Hyder, a lodger, but no children.
Born 7 Jun 1823 Rotherfield, Sussex, baptised 1881 Rotherfield, Sussex (Stone House), died 23 Jan 1895 Crowborough, Sussex (Hanley Cottage), 71 years. Occupations: Wood & Coal Dealer (1881)
In 1851 Census he was living at Crowborough with his mother, housekeeper, and his brother Edward. In 1881 Census he was living at Rotherfield with his wife and their children David, Elizabeth, Ada & Mary Ann. In 1891 Census he was living in Myrtle Road, Rotherfield, described as a general huxter [sic]; with him were his wife and children Ada & Mary Ann. Will dated 14.5.1887 proved at London 7.1.1902, probate to his widow Mary Ann Peerless.
Born C1825 Crowborough, Rotherfield, Sussex
Married 30.3.1846 at Mayfield to James Avery (b.c1825), son of William Avery.
Born 10 Jul 1828 Rotherfield, Sussex, baptised 1852 Crowborough Chapel, Rotherfield, Sussex, died 4Q 1865, 36 or 37 years. Occupations: Labourer
In 1861 Census he was a "general dealer", living at Crowborough with his wife and their children Frances, Owen & Elina.
Born 14 May 1831 Rotherfield, Sussex
Born C1832 Rotherfield, Sussex (Gravel Hill), baptised 1851 Tunbridge Wells, Kent (London Road). Occupations: Servant (1851)
In 1851 Census she was a servant in the household of George Twort, shoemaker, in Tunbridge Wells. Alice, daughter of Margaret Peerless, was Christened at Rotherfield 4.9.1853. Margaret married William Holmwood 17.5.1857 at Rotherfield and had 6 children by him. In 1861 Census she, her husband, their two sons and her daughter Alice were living at Rotherfield.
Born C1836 Crowborough, Sussex