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Rose Anna Beatrice Coombs is pictured third from the left in the front row of this Sunday School class photograph taken in 1909

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Origins of surname

Cumb in old English indicated a short valley.

Early records

Differing spellings of the name appeared at different times, but the earliest record is for the baptism of Philippe, son of Jean, in St Brelade in 1704, followed by seven more of Jean's children in the ensuing 13 years.


  • Cooms
  • Coombs
  • Coombes
  • Coumbe

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Family wills

These wills created by members of the Coombs family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • Coombs : Amelia Elizabeth , 77 Stopford Road, St Saviour - 24/Mar/1928 , 22/Mar/1939 , D/Y/A/104/77
  • Coombs : Amelia Elizabeth , ... - 18/Jan/1939 , 14/Apr/1939 , D/Y/A/104/96
  • Coombs : Charles Sidney , of 15, Sand Street, St Helier - 29/Aug/1967 , 29/Aug/1967 , D/Y/B1/111/4
  • Coombs : Edward Gordon , of 28, Victoria Cottage Homes, St Saviour - 12/May/1959 , 09/Feb/1968 , D/Y/B1/116/37
  • Coombs : Florence Maud , widow of Harold Edward Le Rossignol, of Roscombe, formerly 2, Tivoli Villas, First Tower, St Helier - 30/Jun/1965 , 14/Jul/1969 , D/Y/B1/134/24
  • Coombs : George , Caerleon, St Brelade's Bay, retired Major - 24/Mar/1938 , 17/Jul/1942 , D/Y/A/109/138
  • Coombs : Hazel Edith , wife of William James Drelaud, of 4, de Quetteville Court, Ann Street, St Helier - 07/Dec/1977 , 07/Dec/1977 , D/Y/B1/270/4
  • Coombs : Henry George , 9 Poonah Road, St Helier, n/d - Unknown date , 06/Jun/1924 , D/Y/A/84/76
  • Coombs : Ivy Elsie Ada , wife of Philip George d'Arthenay, 20 Journeaux Street, St Helier - 01/May/1937 , 06/Dec/1939 , D/Y/A/105/104


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