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David Quidnunc  •  Link

"A provision merchant"

And once an assistant to Sir Denis Gauden, a victualler to the navy.

-- L&M Companion volume

Terry Foreman  •  Link

Francis Chaplin, provision merchant and navy victualer, whom Pepys had known in his Exchequer days, became Sheriff and Alderman in 1668, Lord Mayor in 1677, and a knight in 1679. (L&M footnote, 1666/01/26)

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