Apr. 26, 1787

Ordinance, issued by the Imperial Government of Upper Austria [Present-day Austria]: “Before two times 24 hours, no Jew, except in the case of highly contagious disease, shall be buried. Transgressors shall be fined according to their financial circumstances.”
“Allerhöchste Verordnung [Top-Level Ordinance],” 4/26/1787; Decrees Collection; AR 379; Box 1; Folder 108 a.; Leo Baeck Institute. Researched by Dominik Jacobs 12/16/2019