~1135, Roger born in England, s/o §§Baron William Bertram of Mitford & Lady Alice Merley, d/o Baron William Merley of Morpeth; s/o §§Richard Bertram, lord of Dignam in Normandy, & Sybil of Mitford, d/o Lord John of Mitford. (S) A View of Northumberland, V2, Hutchinson, 1778, P286.
~1138, Ada born in Scotland, d/o 319832116. Hugh de Moreville & 319832117. Beatrice de Beauchamp.
10/25/1154, Henry II succeeded Stephen as King of England.
[––Roger & Ada––]
By 1155, Roger married Ada.
1157, Roger Bertram gave 50 marks for a market at Mitford. (S) Nat. Hist. and Antiq.’s of Northumberland, Wallis, 1769, P313.
12/1257 at Lincoln, Roger attested a charter of King Henry II to the Canons of Thornton. (S) CH&I.HII, Eyton, 1878, P32.
2/1158 at Brokeherst, Hampshire, Roger attested a charter of King Henry II to Lenton Priory, Nottinghamshire. (S) CH&I.HII, Eyton, 1878, P35.
Bef. 1162, Roger Bertram has given and granted to Dryburgh Abbey all the teinds of his mill of Nenthorn in free alms, for the welfare of the soul of Hugh de Moreville, and for himself, his wife Ada and his boys. (S) POMS.
1166, Roger Bertram held the barony of Mitford of 5 knights’ fees.
1172, Roger Bertram paid 6s 10d scutage for Ireland.
11/30/1173, King Henry captured Vendome on the Loire, France.
12/25/1173 at Caen, France, Roger attested a grant to Richard de Hommet. (S) CH&I.HII, Eyton, 1878, P32.
12/8/1174 at Valognes, France, Roger attested the peace agreement between King Henry II and King William of Scotland.
Child of Roger and Ada:
i. William Bertram (121698308), born 1156 in England.