May 13, 1624

“Order of the Council” issued by the [City] Council of Frankfurt [Present-day Germany; Free Imperial City of Frankfurt]: “Jews are to lose all interests and capital on debts they hold against the common folk which remained un-dunned for 2 years.” [Researcher’s note: The above decision was reissued on November 8, 1630, mitigated by an imperial decree.]
Kurzer Abriss. Geschichte der Israeliten. Frankfurt a Main. (“Short outline. History of the Israelis. Frankfurt a. Main”);; Accessed online; Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 1/24/2020 ADD PAGE #