25 Apr 2007, 1:38 a.m. - Terry Foreman

James Hoare, sen. d.1679), gold merchant and employee of the royal mint diring the Commonwealth and Restoration. He became Comptroller of the mint in 1660, and was involved in the new (Caroline) coinage. From 1662 he served as Comptroller jointly with his son, son, James Hoare, jun.. http://www.pepysdiary.com/encyclopedia/6289/

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