manWilliam Henry Peerless‏‎
Born ‎11 Jun 1866 Lewisham, London SE. (15 Molesworth St)‎, baptised ‎1890 Camberwell, Surrey (125 Barkworth Road), died ‎before 1900‎, at most 34 years. Occupations: Cab driver (1900). Son of William Henry Peerless and Phoebe Ann Beddall
In 1881 Census he was a servant/warehouse keeper to John J Pearson, pawnbroker of 128 Rathbone Street, West Ham, Essex. In 1890 when William George was born he was a pawnbroker's assistant living at 125 Barkworth Road, Camberwell, and in the 1891 Census 7 months later he was still there with his wife & son; when Florence was born in Nov.1891 the family were at 43 Alderminster Rd, Bermondsey, William being a cab driver. The Certificate for Frederick's birth in Feb.1900 shows William as having died by then.

Married ‎4Q 1889 St Olave's, London SE. (at most 11 years married) to:

womanJane Quinnell‏‎
Born ‎C1868 Strand, London WC.‎, baptised ‎1901 Camberwell, Surrey (51 Sandover Road)‎
In 1901 Census she was a widow, living at Camberwell with her children William George, Mabel E & Edith A, and her father George E Quinnell (60, cabman's groom, b.Westminster).

Children:

1)
manWilliam George Peerless‏‎
Born ‎9 Sep 1890 Camberwell, Surrey (125 Barkworth Road)‎‎
2)
womanFlorence May Peerless‏‎
Born ‎23 Nov 1891 Bermondsey, SE. (43 Alderminster Road)‎‎
In 1901 Census she was an inmate of the Stockwell Orphanage, Clapham Road, Stockwell London SE. ?Married William E Aylen 2Q 1913, Camberwell.
3)
womanPhoebe Peerless‏‎
Born ‎1Q 1895 Camberwell, Surrey, died ‎3Q 1899 Camberwell, Surrey‎, 3 or 4 years
4)
womanMabel Ellen Peerless‏‎
Born ‎2Q 1897 Camberwell, Surrey‎
5)
womanEdith Annie Peerless‏‎
Born ‎1Q 1899 Camberwell, Surrey, baptised ‎ Canada‎
Emigrated to Canada; arrived at St John, New Brunswick 1.4.1928 on the "Montnairn" (Canadian Pacific) [Nat.Archives of Canada, Immigration Records].
6)
manFrederick George Henry Peerless‏
Born ‎12 Feb 1900 Camberwell, Surrey (51 Sandover Road)‎, died ‎1Q 1982 Brentwood, Essex‎, 81 or 82 years
In 1901 Census he was a patient in the Camberwell Infirmary, Hart Street, Camberwell.