Aug. 2, 1294

“Order” order issued by King Adolf von Nassau [Present-day Germany; Free Imperial City of Frankfurt]: “[ … We …] accept Werner von Falkenstein-Münzenberg as Our knight (Burgmann) of Rödelheim.  […] We grant him an income in the amount of 100 Mark of Cologne Pennies (Kölner Pfennige) […] and pledge to him the Jews of Königstein in return for this. […].”
Würzburg, StA, Falkensteiner Kopialbuch, fol. 9r, Abschr., lat., Pap. (“Würzburg, City Archive, Copy Book of Falkenstein, fol. 9r, Copy, Latin, [on] Parchment Paper”); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 4/5/2017