Aug. 28, 1298

“Official Document” issued by King Albrecht I of Habsburg [Present-day Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Switzerland]: “[…] King Albrecht I of Habsburg transfers the city of Sanzig along with the court and the revenues, the office of the bailiff, and the Jews of the town, the courts of Westhofen, Elmenhorst and Brackel […] to Archbishop Wikbold of Cologne as a thank for his support during his election […].”
Köln, HAStadt, Best. 210, U 3/601, Orig., lat., Perg. (“Cologne, Historical Archive of the City, Record 210, U 3/601, Orig[inal], Latin, [on] Parchment Paper”); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 7/10/2017