|Walter FitzRoger of Gloucester
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- Born: Abt 1065, <Gloucester, Gloucestershire, > England
- Marriage (1): Bertha
- Died: 1129, England about age 64
Other names for Walter were Walter of Gloucester, Walter de Gloucester and Walter de Pitres.
From Wikipedia - Walter de Gloucester :
Walter de Gloucester (also Walter FitzRoger or Walter de Pitres) (1065 - 1129) was an early Norman official of the King of England during the early years of the Norman conquest of the South Welsh Marches .
He was the only son of Roger de Pitres and his wife, Eunice de Balun .
Walter de Gloucester was High Sheriff of Gloucestershire and lived in Gloucester Castle of which he was constable, making improvements to this early fortification.
He was married to Bertha, a relative of Hamelin de Balun . They were the parents of Miles de Gloucester, 1st Earl of Hereford and a daughter, Maud, who married a Roger FitzPons .
Noted events in his life were:
High Sheriff of Gloucestershire.
Walter married Bertha.
Weis, Frederick Lewis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr; William R. Beall and Kaleen E. Beall, eds, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700 (8th ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2008.), Line 177-4 (Sibyl de Neufmarche).
Wikipedia.org, Walter de Gloucester.