womanLaetitia (Lettie) Tye‏‎
Born ‎C1717, died ‎1799‎, 81 or 82 years, bur. ‎31 Jan 1799 Penshurst, Kent (St.John the Baptist)
On 12.6.1742 a Letitia Tye was baptised at Penshurst, base daughter of Letitia Tye, father unknown; she married William Best (son of William Best & Susan Austin, bpt.Chiddingstone 17.4.1724) 2.7.1765 at Chiddingstone, had at least 9 children by him all baptised at Chiddingstone between December 1765 and August 1786, and was buried at Chiddingstone 9.8.1811.

Married ‎17 Apr 1745 Withyham, Sussex (St.Michael's) (36 years married) to:

manEdward Pearless‏‎
Born ‎7 Jun 1699 Withyham, Sussex, baptised ‎ Withyham, Sussex, died ‎Nov 1781 Withyham, Sussex‎, 82 years, bur. ‎30 Nov 1781 Withyham, Sussex (St.Michael's) (MI), ‎1st marriage to: Ann Bridger, ‎2nd marriage to: Laetitia (Lettie) Tye. Son of William Pearless and Anne Midhurst
Married secondly Lettie Tye by licence, both of Withyham.

Children:

1)
manWilliam Peerless‏
Born ‎7 Jun 1745 Withyham, Sussex‎‎
He may have married either Mary Bourne 18.11.1770 at All Saints, Maidstone or Mary Langridge 21.11.1773 at St Martins-in-the-Fields, Westminster [IGI]. [Ancestor of the families at SPELDHURST, GROOMBRIDGE, etc]
2)
manRobert Peerless‏
Born ‎20 Jan 1747 Withyham, Sussex‎, baptised ‎ Brasted & Hever, Kent, died ‎Nov 1828‎, 81 years, bur. ‎16 Nov 1828 Brasted, Kent
When married in 1774, both were of Brasted. When buried at Brasted his age given as 80 (born 1747/8).
3)
manRichard Pearless‏
Born ‎18 May 1750 Withyham, Sussex‎, baptised ‎ Cowden, Kent, died ‎1836‎, 85 or 86 years, bur. ‎6 Jul 1836 Cowden, Kent (St.Mary Magdalene)
Married by Banns, both of Cowden.
4)
manThomas Peerless‏‎
Born ‎1752 Withyham, Sussex‎
[?Ancestor of the families at EASTBOURNE, BRIGHTON, etc -- See E1/458]
5)
womanAnn Peerless‏‎
Born ‎29 Jul 1756 Withyham, Sussex‎‎
?Married Jas.B.Hasselden at Chiddingstone 19.4.1786.