May 9, 1810

Decree, issued by the Danish Chancellery to the town councils of Denmark & Norway [Present-day Denmark, Norway]: “On the inheritances and testamentary dispositions of the Jewish congregation: 1) Jews must submit copies of any testaments by which inheritances are established, which then the committee of representatives of the Jewish community has to provide to the Chancellery, via a separate protocol. 4) Those who execute or administer estates of departed members of the Jewish religious community, shall be held, under a mulct of 100 imperial thalers, to report to the committee of representatives, also by transmitting copies of the dispositions.”
Cohen, Asser Daniel. De Mosaiske troesbekjenderes stilling i Danmark forhen og nu: historisk fremstillet i et tidsløb af naesten 200 aar, tilligemed alle lovsteder og offentlige foranstaltninger dem angaande, som ere udkomne fra 1651 til 1836. (The position of the Mosaic believers in Denmark, before and now: historically produced over a period of nearly 200 years, as well as all laws and public measures relating to the same which were published from 1651 to 1836). Forfatterens: Odense (Denmark), 1837. Page 359. Researched by Dominik Jacobs 7/3/2020