Mar. 7, 1741

“Order” issued by Prince-Bishop Friedrich Karl von Schönborn [Present-day Germany; Prince-Bishopric of Würzburg]: “Beggar and other poor-Jews (‘Bettel- und andere Schnurr-Juden*’) are not to be permitted to enter the cities of the Hoch-Stift** and lordships.” [Researcher’s note: *Schnurr-Juden was another term used to refer to poor/beggar-Jews. **A Hochstift was an independent territory within the Holy Roman Empire.]
Wirzburgische Chronik derer lezteren Zeiten von P. Ignacio Gropp. (Wirzburg; 1750); (Chronicle of Würzburg’s past by P. Ignacio Gropp.); (Würzburg; 1750); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 4/22/2020 ADD PAGE #