History of All Saints' Church Strelley

All Saints' Church Strelley is in Strelley.

In 1390 Sampson Strelley -1390 was buried at All Saints' Church Strelley. Monument to Sampson and Elizabeth Hercy -1405. Early Plate Bascinet and Gorget Period. Finely made in Chellaston alabaster. The detail of the mail incomplete. Bascinet, no orle, moustache. Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest, strangled as denoted by the tongue out. Extended mantling. She wearing an early form of Crespine Headress. Holding Hands. Chest with Angels with Rounded Wings holding Shields. Angels Supporting Pillow. Bedesmen. Dogs chewing at her dress with Studded Collar.

In 1405 Elizabeth Hercy -1405 died. She was buried at All Saints' Church Strelley.

After 22 Jan 1502 John Strelley 1456-1502 was buried at All Saints' Church Strelley. Monument to John Strelley 1456-1502 and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533. Fluted Period. Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion, two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent. Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest, strangled as denoted by the tongue out. Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right: Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459, Strelley Arms impaled Willoughby - John and his wife, Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint.

Around May 1533 Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (81) died at Strelley. She was buried at All Saints' Church Strelley.