Oct. 20, 1299

Writ of Albert I [Present-day Germany]: “Albert I transfers to the nobleman Johann von Limburg (‘Limpurch’) the office/right of the Burgmann* for the castle of Kalsmunt and pledges the Jews in Limburg for 300 Mark to him, as did King Rudolf )…] for his father Gerlach.” [Researcher’s note: *A Burgmann (literally: man-of-the-castle was – a title of nobility. The above is a translation of a German summary of the original text; a copy of it can be found at the Roncioni Archive in Pisa.]
Regesten zur Geschichte der Juden in Deutschland während des Mittelalters. Bearbeitet von Dr. M. Wiener. Erster Teil. (Regesta regarding the history of Jews in Germany during the Middle Ages. Edited by M[eir] Wiener, PhD. First Part.); (Hannover; 1862); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 7/2/2020