Oct. 16, 1303

“Order” issued by Archbishop Gerhard of Mainz [Present-day Germany; Free Imperial City of Frankfurt and Wetterau]: “[…] all the Jews in our beloved Frankfurt are to pay [Our relative] Siegfried von Eppenstein annually 100 Mark of Cologne Coins (Kölner Denare) starting Christmas of next year [1304] […]. This payment is to continue until he or his successors have been reimbursed for the 1000 Mark of Cologne Denare which is owed to him […]. The Jews of Frankfurt will be informed of the dissolution of the debt by Our letter. […]. [Researcher’s note: This document was signed and issued in Aschaffenburg, Bavaria]
UB Frankfurt 1, Nr. 831, S. 419 f. (Certificate Book [of] Frankfurt 1, No. 831, p. 419 f.); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 4/17/2017