Catalogue Entry: MINT00844

Petition of Francis Moore to the Treasury for a share of the estate of the convicted counterfeiter William Hawkins (executed on 26 July), as a reward for ascertaining the extent of this estate.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/485, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

[Normalized Text] [Diplomatic Text]


Treasury's referral to Newton, dated 12 August 1697.

Printed in NC, 4: 247-8.

[1] Fran: Moore refer to Warden of the Mint

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