Easy Pease b.1809 Essex


Easy Peases’s life was most certainly not as easy as the Baronets and politician’s hobnobbing with Theodore Roosevelt who shared his surname.

Poor old Mr Pease died in the work house, after years of toiling away as a Labourer, Fruiterer and Fishmonger.

A relative named for him was convicted, and not for the first time, for larceny in April 1883:

Seems life wasn’t so easy for him, either!


About fenifur

Twenty something with too many interests and little direction. I Love Writing, Cooking, Archaeology, History, Geneaology, The Ocean, Walking, Waterfalls, Cornwall (especially the north coast) Looking through 18thC Newspapers for weird stories, Art, Reading, Animals, Postcrossing and Daydreaming, usually when I'm supposed to be concentrating on something important.

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