Peter James Downes
Peter James Downes
Date of Birth unknown
Place of Residence Mayne Street Invermay Tasmania Australia
Spouses Name Annie Clancey
Childrens Names Not known

Peter James Downes was born in Dec 1863 in Farnham, England, the youngest son of M Downes. Peter, a draper's assistant, married Annie (or Fannie) Clancey on 9 Jan 1888 at St Basil's Catholic Church, Mangana, Tasmania. They were both 25 years old. At the time of the Tasmanian Exhibition in 1891-92 he was a manufacturer's agent at 33 Paterson Street, Launceston. They appear to have left Launceston a few years later.

Prue McCausland May 2008