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Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Email: secretary@gombinsociety.org

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It is the objective of the GJH & GS to preserve the legacy of Jewish history and culture in Gombin, Poland, the town of our ancestral families.  We will preserve the record of our family’s roots and genealogy so that the history of 300 years of Jewish life in Gombin will not have been destroyed by the Holocaust.

The preserved record will serve as a basis for the education of current Gombiners now living all over the world and all future generations.

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What's New with Gombin

Matzevah of Pincus Chaja, brother of Bernard Guyer Database of headstones in the Gąbin (Gombin) Jewish Cemetery

The Poland Jewish Cemeteries Restoration Project (Wirtualny Cmentarz) has researched hundreds of Jewish cemeteries through our Poland and created a database of the headstones, documenting all available information including a photo, the text in Hebrew and, in some cases, a translation to English. Click here to view the project’s website. Toggle between Polish and English translation using the Polish and English flag icons in the right side of the navigation bar. Go to Database and click on the link for Gąbin, or click here to view the Gombin headstone database. To view an enlarged photo of a headstone, click on… Read More »


Gombin Yizkor Book – Available for Purchase New What’s New Section Michael Ber Identified – Jewish Prisoners at Buchenwald Concentration Camp The Hebrew Popular School in Gombin – the Children’s Mandolin Orchestra Jews Who Found Refuge in Łodz
Preserving Gombin's Legacy Since 1996