Jul. 23, 1619

“Ordinance” of the Parliament which began on July 23 and closed on August 31 [Present-day Czech Republic; Kingdom of Bohemia]: “[…] the house-tax of the Jew is to be 2 Schock and the capitation/head tax 4 and 2 Schock* […].” [Researcher’s note: *Schock was a money unit common in the Kingdom of Saxony, Bohemia, and Silesia.]
Bondy, Gottlieb and Franz Dworsky: Geschichte der Juden in Böhmen, Mähren und Schlesien; II 1577-1620 (History of Jews in Bohemia, Maehren, and Slesia; Vol. II 1577-1620); (Prague; 1906); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 8/9/2017 ADD PAGE #