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). Son of George Peerless and Charlotte Miller
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.
Married 3Q 1862 Tunbridge Wells, Kent (32 or 33 years married) to:
Mary Ann ?
Born C1838 Rotherfield, Sussex, baptised 1901 Rotherfield, Sussex, died 4Q 1915 Uckfield, Sussex, 76 or 77 years
In 1901 Census she was living with her daughter Mary Ann at Rotherfield, "living on own means".
Born 4Q 1863 Crowborough, Sussex, baptised 1942 Crowborough (Alpha Cottage, White Hill), died 24 Mar 1942 Crowborough (Alpha Cottage, White Hill), 78 or 79 years. Occupations: Carter of farm
In 1891 Census he was living at High Broom Cottage, Rotherfield with his wife and daughters Selina, Elizabeth & Louise; in 1901 Census all five were at High Brooms Farm, Crowborough. Will dated 10.2.1940 & Codicil dated 7.2.1941 proved at Lewes 6.6.1942, probate to his daughters Nettie Peachman & Louisa Attree.
2)Charlotte Elizabeth Peerless
Born 2Q 1867 Crowborough, Rotherfield, Sussex
Married 1Q 1887, Uckfield, Sussex to George Weller.
Born 13 Oct 1870 Crowborough, Rotherfield, Sussex, died 1Q 1892 Uckfield, Sussex, 21 or 22 years
4)Mary Ann Peerless
Born 26 May 1877 Rotherfield, Sussex
Married ? Turner.