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There is also archeological evidence, coins from the period with inscriptions in Hebrew, revealing that other Jewish merchants traveled to Poland in the 12 century, Poland served as a haven for European Jewry because of its relative tolerance.
During this period, Poland began its colonization process.
It suffered great losses from Mongol invasions in 1241 and therefore encouraged Jewish immigrants to settle the towns and villages.
Immigrants flocked to Poland from Bohemia-Moravia, Germany, Italy, Spain and colonies in the Crimea. Refugees from Germany brought with them German and Hebrew dialects that eventually became Yiddish Jews were treated well under the rule of Duke Boleslaw Pobozny (1221-1279) and King Kazimierz Wielki (1310-1370, aka King Casimir the Great ) because the now-decentralized nature of Polish polity saw the nobles forced to run their own areas and therefore the Jews- a group with commercial and administrative experience - were fought over to attract to the various townships.
To view the full list of Jewish communities in Poland destroyed by the Holocaust, please click here. There is no specific date that marks Jewish immigration to Poland.There were anti-Jewish riots in1348-49 and again in 14 and Jews were expelled form the city of Cracow in 1495.