PEASE John William

Name John William PEASE
Country Of Origin England
Born 1835
Died 1908
Birth/ Baptism Born approx. 1835, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England
Parents unknown
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Watchmaker
Work Locations Launceston, Beaconsfield
Street Address
Elizabeth Street, Launceston
Arrival June 1876 on the ship Medea
Other 1871: Watchmaker, Croydon, Surrey, England.

1877: A reward was offered for a clock dial frame, lost off a cart while moving from Brisbane Street to Elizabeth Street.

1877-1878: Advertised as a ‘Patent Lever Watchmaker’ and ‘French timepieces cleaned.’

February 1880: Sold stock at reduced prices before moving.

By March 1880: At Ilfracombe, Beauty Point.

1899: Listed as a watchmaker at Beaconsfield in the 1899 and 1901 editions of the Tasmania Post Office Directory.

Beaconsfield: Gold prospector.

Death 27 May 1908, Ilfracombe, Beauty Point
TAHO: CB7/25/1/1 1876, AD960/1/31 1908.
Web: Ancestry: 1871 England Census; Tasmania Post Office Directory (Wise) 1892-1907.
Cornwall Chronicle 12 December 1877; Tasmania Punch 29 December 1877, 2 February 1878; The Examiner (Launceston) 25 February 1880, 20 March 1880; The Tasmanian 11 July 1885; Daily Telegraph 7 October 1891, 30 May 1908, 10 February 1909.