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013. John Clarke d. (not fully legible)

Location:  South Aisle Floor


  1. Rectangular slab with lettering in............. Badly worn. An incised 3cm border originally white-only pieces showing
  2. Slate
  3. Not legible
  4. w 81cm× l 159 cm
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  7. In the Register of Deaths of Holy Trinity there is a record of a John Clarke who died on 15th August 1766. There is also a    record of a John Clarke marrying Anne Needham on 29th Jan 1733
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  9.  INRI
    The Body of/ John Clarke/ “departed this life/   January? September? the/ The 60? 80? /   Year of his Age
  10. Nichols:The History and Antiquities of the County of Leicestershire Vol. 3 Part 1
    This monument is not mentioned so was presumably illegible 200 years ago.


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Last Updated. 15-April-2019 By admin