manEdward Pearless‏‎
Born ‎C1772 Cowden, Kent, baptised ‎1851 Penshurst, Kent (The Square), died ‎1857‎, 84 or 85 years, bur. ‎1857 Penshurst, Kent (St.John the Baptist). Occupations: Road labourer (1851). Son of John Pearless and Elizabeth Holman
In 1851 Census he was living at Penshurst with his unmarried daughter Maria.

Married ‎3 Apr 1804 Withyham, Sussex (St.Michael's) (44 or 45 years married) to:

womanMary Reynolds‏‎
Born ‎C1783, died ‎1849‎, 65 or 66 years, bur. ‎1849 Penshurst, Kent (St.John the Baptist)
Married by Banns at Withyham.

Children:

1)
manWilliam Peerless‏
Born ‎C1804 Penshurst, Kent‎, baptised ‎1851 Leigh, Kent‎. Occupations: "Workman on Turnpike Rd"
In 1851 Census he was living at Leigh with his wife and children Albert, Susan Clara & Elizabeth; in 1861 Census living at Gate House, Leigh, a Toll Keeper, with his wife; in 1871 Census at Leigh with his wife & Elizabeth.
2)
manEdward Peerless‏
Born ‎C1806 Penshurst, Kent, baptised ‎1881 Lambeth, Surrey (Peabody Buildings)‎. Occupations: Carpenter
In 1849 & 1852 he was living at 9 Frederick Place, Mile End Old Town, Stepney. In 1871 Census he was living at 104 Corporation Bldgs, Clerkenwell with his wife, their children Ann, Edward, George & Ellen, and his mother-in-law Ann Simons[sic]. In 1881 Census he and his wife were living at Peabody Bldgs, Lambeth with their unmarried daughter Ann and their grand-daughter Eliza Eleanor Peerless (b.2Q 1875, Newington, Surrey); their son Edward and his wife were then living in another block of Peabody Bldgs, Lambeth.
3)
womanMary Peerless‏‎
Born ‎C1809 Penshurst, Kent‎
4)
womanMaria (Myra) Pearless‏‎
Born ‎C1813 Chiddingstone, Kent‎, baptised ‎1851 Penshurst, Kent (The Square)‎. Occupations: Servant (1851)
Married 1Q 1852, Tonbridge to John Bridger or Stephen Osborn [FreeBMD].
5)
manJames Peerless‏
Born ‎C1816 Chiddingstone, Kent‎, baptised ‎ Ticehurst & Sparrows Geen, Wadhurst, Sx., died ‎11 Jan 1895 Hanwell, Middx. (Hanwell Lunatic Asylum)‎, 78 or 79 years. Occupations: Painter,Plumber,Glazier
Vicar-General Marriage Licence dated 19.4.1847 for marriage at St Saviour, Southwark, John of St Saviour, Sarah of Tonbridge, both over 21. In 1861 Census he was living at Cowden with his wife and children Mary, Sarah, James, Ellen, William & Caroline. In 1891 Census he was living at Wadhurst, a lodger with Mary Tompsett in the town. Will dated 17.7.1888 proved at London 15.3.1895; probate to James Peerless, plumber & William Henry Wallis, builder, both of Lamberhurst.
6)
womanHester Pearless‏‎
Born ‎1818, died ‎May 1826 Chiddingstone, Kent‎, 7 or 8 years, bur. ‎21 May 1826 Chiddingstone, Kent (St.Mary the Virgin)