The Notary Public profession had its start many years ago in ancient Rome. In the ancient days public notaries were actually scribes and they were held in high esteem.
Notaries Public (also called “notaries” or “public notaries”) hold an office which can trace its origins back to ancient Rome, when they were called “scribae”, “tabellius” or “notarius”.
They are easily the oldest continuing branch of the legal profession, and exist and are known all over the world.
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