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Gabay, Gabbai. Gabby, Gaby of Spain
Posted by: Harry Stein Date: July 25, 2001 at 07:10:17
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The names Gabay, Gabbai, Gabby and Gaby (and other variants) haves been indentified by the Holy Office of the Catholic Church of Spain and other reliable sources as Sephardic (Jewish) surnames. After the expulsion order of 1492, many were exiled to England, Turkey and Italy. If you wish to research this aspect of the family line, you are welcome to visit, located at

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