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  • He became a notary and a person of some importance in the city, and was sent in 1343 on a public errand to Pope Clement VI.
  • Their deed of agreement was drawn up in the temple by a notary public, and confirmed by an oath " by god and the king."
  • There is no trace of professional advocates, but the plea had to be in writing and the notary doubtless assisted in the drafting of it.
  • All that we certainly know about his life is contained in three sentences of his history of the Goths (cap. 50), from which, among other particulars as to the history of his family, we learn that his grandfather Paria was notary to Candac, the chief of a confederation of Alans and other tribes settled during the latter half of the 5th century on the south of the Danube in the provinces which are now Bulgaria and the Dobrudscha.
  • Jordanes himself was the notary of Candac's nephew, the Gothic chief Gunthigis, until he took the vows of a monk.

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