Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
Godfrey Austin, scrivener, King St, Westminster. (L&M Index)
SCRIVENER -- the person who handwrites formal legal documents (calligraphy not printing) often on vellum or parchment.
Merriam-Webster: Definition of scrivener -- noun pronounced: scriv·en·er \ˈskriv-nər, ˈskri-və-\1: a professional or public copyist or writer: scribe2: notary public
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Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.