PEAKE Samuel

Name Samuel PEAKE
Country Of Origin England
Born 1824
Died 1911
Birth/ Baptism Born 1824, England
Parents Dr Peake, Kent, England
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Watchmaker
Work Locations Hobart, Launceston
Street Address
14 Dunorlan Terrace, 175 Wellington Street, Launceston
116 Bathurst Street, Hobart
106 Murray Street, Hobart
Marriage/Spouse Date unknown: England, Jessie Halliburton Peake (d. 19 August 1874).

7 December 1880, at the residence of Rev. G Clarke, New Town, Hobart, to Elizabeth Cleary.

Arrival 29 August 1863, Melbourne, Victoria, on the ship Lightning with wife Jessie and two children.
Other 1863–1870s: Watchmaker, East Collingwood, Melbourne.
November 1874: Samuel was sentenced to 18 months imprisonment with hard labour on two charges of pawning watches he had to repair. He served his sentence in the Melbourne and Pentridge Gaols between November 1874 and March 1876.Early 1880s: Hobart.

Approx. mid 1880s to early 1890s: Launceston

From approx. mid 1890s: Hobart

Death 7 December 1911, at his residence Sobrano, 156 Melville Street, Hobart
TAHO: RGD37/1/39 no733 Marriage 1880, RGD33/1/12 no2900 Birth Hobart 1881 [male], RGD33/1/62 no2992 Birth Launceston 1883 [Mabel Lily Peake], RGD33/1/66 no376 Birth Launceston 1887 [Olive Pearl Peake], AF35/1/2 (BU 17478) & AF70/1/33 (BU17478) 1911.
Web: Ancestry: Victoria, Australia Passengers Lists 1863; Australian City Directories (Sands) 1869-1874; Findmypast, Victoria Prison Register 1874; Australian City Directories, Tasmania Post Office Directory (Wise) 1890, 1894.
The Argus 21 August 1874, 26 November 1874; The Mercury (Hobart) 29 September 1894, 8 December 1911.