Roger de Berkeley 1774
- Marriage (1): Helen Fitzharding in 1153-1154 1774
Roger married Helen Fitzharding, daughter of Robert Fitzharding The Devout and Eva Fitzestmond, in 1153-1154.1774
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Double marriage contract. 1774 In 1153/54 Maurice married Alice, the first daughter of the dispossessed Roger de Berkeley, who was now feudal baron of nearby Dursley. At the same time Robert's first daughter Helen married Roger's heir, also called Roger. This double marriage contract, binding the son and heir of each man to marry a daughter of the other, was signed at the house of Robert FitzHarding in Bristol in the presence of Duke Henry (the future King Henry II) and 16 witnesses.