Origin of hanaper
Examples from the Web for hanaper
He denied that he was party to the attempt, and paid the necessary fee to the Hanaper for his pardon.William de Colchester|Ernest Harold Pearce
Johnson, and others, give the word Hanaper as synonymous with treasury or exchequer.
I next paid ‘fees to the Deputy Clerk of the Hanaper,’ ten shillings.Reprinted Pieces|Charles Dickens