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date: 22 January 2021

Lloyd, Edwardlocked

(c. 1648–1713)
  • Sarah Palmer


Lloyd, Edward (c. 1648–1713), coffee-house keeper, publisher, and eponymist of ‘Lloyd's insurance’, was probably born about 1648, but nothing is known of his origins. He was the proprietor of a London coffee house licensed some time between March 1685 and 1687. This was almost certainly '...

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