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(c. 1134–1179)
  • M. G. Cheney


Roger (c. 1134–1179), bishop of Worcester, was the youngest son of Robert, earl of Gloucester (b. before 1100, d. 1147), illegitimate son of Henry I, and his wife, Mabel (d. 1156), daughter of Robert fitz Haimon.

The date of Roger's birth is not recorded, but he was probably close in age to his cousin, ...

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Giraldi Cambrensis, ed. J. S. Brewer, J. F. Dimock, & G. F. Warner, 8 vols., RS, 21 (1861–91)