manThomas Pearless‏‎
Born ‎9 Aug 1816 East Grinstead, Sussex‎, baptised ‎ Guildford,Mkt.Lavington,IofWight,London, died ‎16 Jan 1890 Stockwell, London SW. (23 Hargwyne St)‎, 73 years. Occupations: Master miller; baker. Son of William Pearless and Mary Wilson Durrant
Birth registered at Dr William's Library 11.7.1817. In 1851 Census he was living at 51 North Street, Guildford with his family; in 1861 Census at Market Lavington, Wilts. with his wife & children Kate, Thomas, Harry, Joseph, Mary Anne, Frank & Matilda; in 1881 Census at 127 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight with his wife and children Thomas, Harry, Mary Anne & Frank, where he and his sons were bakers. In his wife's Will of 1885 he was described as a gentleman.

Married ‎8 Aug 1840 Ewell, Surrey (Parish Church) (44 years married) to:

womanSarah Clark‏‎
Born ‎C1823 Epsom, Surrey‎, baptised ‎1840 Ewell, Surrey, died ‎13 Apr 1885 Brixton, Surrey (14 Valentia Rd)‎, 61 or 62 years
When married, aged 17, she was living at Ewell, Thomas at Worplesdon, Surrey; her father James Clark was an Innkeeper. Witnesses included W Palmer, James Waghorn Junr. & James Andrew. Her Will was dated 10.3.1885, proved 24.8.1885 with probate granted to Mary Ann Pearless, spinster, and Harry Pearless. Death Reg.JUN 1885; Lambeth; 1d 278.

Children:

1)
womanKate Pearless‏
Born ‎C1842 Worplesdon, Surrey‎, baptised ‎1893‎
At the time of her marriage, aged 21, she was living at Market Lavington; witnesses were her mother & father, Sarah & Thomas Pearless. In 1871 Census she was living with her husband at 73 Butler Street, Bradford East; her brother Henry was a visitor. She was named as a beneficiary in the Will of her uncle John in 1893.
2)
manThomas James Pearless‏‎
Born ‎16 Apr 1848 Guildford, Surrey (St Mary)‎, died ‎2Q 1910 Croydon, Surrey‎, 61 or 62 years. Occupations: Baker; Draper
In 1881 living at Newport, Isle of Wight with his father, mother, sister and brothers, described as a baker; in 1891 as an Administrator of his sister Mary Ann's Estate, described as baker of 28 Hargwyne St, Stockwell Rd, Surrey, and in the Census that year he was a boarder at 23 Hargwyne St; in 1899 when Administrator of his brother Harry's Estate, described as a draper; in 1901 Census described as a general labourer, in London.
3)
manHenry (Harry) Pearless‏‎
Born ‎3Q 1851 Guildford, Surrey, baptised ‎ I.ofWight, Farnham, Guildford, died ‎10 Mar 1898 London SW (3 Regency St, Vincent Sq)‎, 46 or 47 years. Occupations: Baker; Dealer
Birth Reg;SEP 1851;Guildford;IV 197. Death Reg;MAR 1898;St.Geo.Han.Sq.;1a 410. In 1871 he was visiting his sister Kate Higgins and her husband in Bradford; In 1881, a baker, living at Newport, Isle of Wight with his parents, a sister and 3 brothers; in 1885 an Executor of his mother's Will; in 1891, a dealer of Wrecclesham, nr Farnham, Surrey, an Administrator of his sister Mary Ann's estate; at his death in 1898 described as of 5 Hill Grove Cottages, New Cross Rd, Stoughton, Guildford, Surrey.
4)
manJoseph Pearless‏
Born ‎3Q 1854 ?Guildford, Surrey, baptised ‎ Moonee Ponds, Vic. Aus.(Mt.Alexander Rd), died ‎1910 Essendon, Vic., Australia‎, 55 or 56 years. Occupations: Draper
In 1871 Census he was an apprentice at Shirley, Southampton. Not evident in the 1881 Census, but named as beneficiary under his uncle John's Will in 1893. Emigrated to Australia before 1885.
5)
womanMary Anne Pearless‏‎
Born ‎3Q 1856 Market Lavington, Devizes, Wilts., baptised ‎ Isle of Wight, died ‎22 Dec 1890 Ventnor, Isle of Wight (Queen's Hotel)‎, 33 or 34 years
Birth Reg; SEP 1856; Devizes; 5a 92. Death Reg; DEC 1890; I.Wight; 2b 421. Unmarried. In 1881 living Newport, Isle of Wight with her father, mother and three brothers. Admon. granted 14.1.1891 to her brothers Thomas James and Harry Pearless.
6)
manFrank Pearless‏
Born ‎21 Jun 1858 Market Lavington, Devizes, Wilts.‎, baptised ‎ I.of Wight, Croydon, died ‎4Q 1905 Croydon, Surrey‎, 46 or 47 years. Occupations: Master Baker; greengrocer
In 1881 living at Newport, Isle of Wight with his father, mother, sister and brothers, described as a baker. In 1891 Census boarding with his brother Henry at Wrecclesham, Surrey. When married in 1892 he was living at 23 Hargwyne St, Stockwell SW., where his father had died in 1890. In 1898 he was living at 139 Knights Hill Rd, West Norwood SE and in 1901 Census, a greengrocer, he was living at 19 Brighton Terrace, Winterbourne Rd, West Croydon with his wife and children Reginald, Sidney, Frederick & Stanley.
7)
womanMatilda Pearless‏‎
Born ‎4Q 1860 Market Lavington, Devizes, Wilts., died ‎1Q 1864 Market Lavington, Devizes, Wilts.‎, 3 or 4 years