History of Holy Trinity Church Ratcliffe on Soar

Holy Trinity Church Ratcliffe on Soar is in Ratcliffe on Soar.

On 14 Aug 1539 Ralph Sacheverell 1506-1539 (33) died at Ratcliffe on Soar. He was buried at Holy Trinity Church Ratcliffe on Soar.

On 27 Jun 1538 Cecilia Durance 1508-1538 (30) died. She was buried at Holy Trinity Church Ratcliffe on Soar.

Decorated Gabled Headress. Lancastrian Esses Collar with Big Esses with Tudor Rose Pendant. Possibly second hand monuments. Gabled Headress.

On 29 Jul 1558 Henry Sacheverell 1526-1558 (32) died at Ratcliffe on Soar. He was buried at Holy Trinity Church Ratcliffe on Soar.

On 10 Feb 1554 Lucie Pole 1528-1554 (26) died.

She wearing a puffed sleeve gown with triple chain with French Hood. His head on a great helm with Goat Crest. Possibly Richard Parker of Burton on Trent with Dogs chewing at her dress.

In 1580 Henry Sacheverell 1547-1580 (33) died at Ratcliffe on Soar. Tomb in Holy Trinity Church Ratcliffe on Soar. His head on a great helm with Goat Crest. She wearing a Bongrace.

On 17 Jan 1625 Henry Sacheverell 1566-1625 (59) died. He was buried at Holy Trinity Church Ratcliffe on Soar.

Dutch School mural monument with his three wives (Marie Giddings -1600 wearing Bongrace, Elizabeth Copley -1616 and Lucie Boughton 1570-1625 (55)) above and he recumbent. Below effigies of children including Chrisom Child. Possibly Jasper Hollemans Sculptor or Nicholas Stone Sculptor 1587-1647 (38).

The River Soar rises near Wibtoft after which it travels broadly north through Leicester, past Mountsorrel Castle, Normanton on Soar and Holy Trinity Church Ratcliffe on Soar before joining the River Trent.