Nov. 5, 1802

Ordinance #36000, issued by the state government of Bohemia [Present-day Czech Republic]: “The ordinance of July 3, 1786, regarding the burial of deceased Jews, is to be republished, and at the same time, Jewish grave-diggers shall be prohibited, under an appropriate penalty, from burying the bodies without express permission by the authorities.”
Jaksch, Peter Karl. Lexikon aller für das Königreich Böheim von 1801 bis Ende 1815 ergangenen landesfürstlichen Gesetze und Verordnungen (Encyclopedia of all Laws and Ordinances Issued for the Kingdom of Bohemia from 1801 until the End of 1815). Scholl: Prague, 1817. Page 294. Researched by Dominik Jacobs 3/16/2020