Daily Archives: July 31, 2016

1 August 1567 Meir Gershon born #otdimjh

1 August 1567 Birth of Christian ben Meir Biberbach Gerson #otdimjh Gerson, Christian ben Meir Biberbach, born at Reeklichhausen, August 1, 1567, received the usual Talmudical education, and was a teacher in several places. [ Bernstein: Some Jewish Witnesses ] A … Continue reading

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31 July 1255 Hugh of Lincoln’s disappearance leads to Blood Libel #otdimjh

31 July 1255 Disappearance of Hugh of Lincoln Hugh was an eight year old boy from the Dernstall area of the city (now known as The Strait). He disappeared on 31 July 1255. His body was found in a well on 27/29 August. … Continue reading

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