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Town Leader: David Brill

JewishGen KehilaLinks: http://kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/tuchin/tuchin.htm

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1900s Name: Tuchin
1900s District: Rovno
1900s Province: Volhynia
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Tuchin, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Тучин  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Тучин  listen town name in russian

1930s: Tuczyn, Równe, Wołyń, Poland
1950s: Tuchin, Soviet Union

Other names: Tuchin [Rus, Ger], Tuczyn [Pol], Tutshin [Yid], Tuchyn [Ukr], Tuczyn Nowy, Tutchin-Kripah, Tutshin-Kripeh, Tutchin-Krippe, Tutsin, Tucyn

50°42'N 26°34'E Mapquest Google Maps


Report related to the liquidation of OZPP in Wolyn territory and searches of the partRon DoctorIn progress
Report related to the liquidation of OZPP in Wolyn territory and searches of the party members homes.  Party members whose homes were searched by the police are listed. Searches were conducted in: Wlodzimierz, Ostrog, Wisniowiec, Dubno, Hoszcza, Tuczyn, Miedzyrzec (Korecki), Rowne, Luck and Luck district, Kowel, Mielnica, Maniewicze, Holoby and Turzysk; 1934; HM 2-9631.19; Polish; ; Originally from  GAVO - Government Archives of Luck Province Fond 1 Opis 2 Delo 4452
Issuing certificates to the melameds and sponsors of kheders for the teaching licenseJanette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Issuing certificates to the melameds and sponsors of kheders for the teaching licenses of Jewish children, incl. characteristics given to melameds by rabbis of towns: Korets, Leshchin, Lyubar, Novograd-Volynskiy. In the file: names"lists of melameds of Dubno, Ostrog, Rovno, Starokonstantinov districts: also towns and shtetls: Berestechko, Borimel, Goringrod, Klevan, Lyudvipol, Mezherichi, Olyka, Rovno, Stepan, Tuchin, 1862-1864, Russian, CAHJP HM2/HM2/9545.

Volyn School InspectorateGAZhO, Zhitomir State Archives, Fond 71, Opis 1, Delo 1475
Melamed applications & certificationsJanette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Lists of those who passed exams for melameds from towns and shtetls: Rovno, Klevan, Alexandriya, Derazhnya, Mezhirich, Goringrod, Tuchin, Lyudvipol, Antonovka, Stepan, Berezno, Dombrovitsa, Dubno, Varkovichi, Muravitsa, Olyka, Mlynov, Demidovka, Berestechko, Boremel, Torgovitse, Mizoch, Zhitomir, Kotelnya, Kodnya, Raygorodok, Levkov, Ivnitsa, Khodorkov, Radomysl, chudnov, Leshchin, Chenrnyakhov; 1846-1852, 1856; Russian; CAHJP HM2/9343.3.
Volhyn Province Directorate of public schools, Volhyn Province Jewish Schools"Committee.
GAZhO, Zhitomir Region State Archives, Fond 71, Opis 1, Delo 794

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Yahad-in Unum execution site for Tuchin1941-1945
Yahad - In Unum ("together" in Hebrew and Latin) is a Paris-based organization established in 2004 by Father Patrick Desbois and dedicated to systematically identifying and documenting the sites of Jewish mass executions by Nazi mobile-killing units in Eastern Europe during World War II.

In Yahad - In Unum archives you can find the following resources concerning the Jewish victims of the town/village of Tuchin:

- Video testimonies of eyewitnesses of the mass shootings 
- Contemporary photos of executions sites of Jewish victims
- Archival pictures of the town/village and their Jewish inhabitants 
- German archives about the executions of Jewish victims 
- Soviet archives about the executions of Jewish victims 

Video testimonies can be available online upon request on Yahad Interactive Map page

Photos and short video clips of testimonies are available online on Yahad - In Unum interactive map

Others archives are available for consultation in Yahad Research Center in Paris. For more information, please contact Patrice Bensimon
Yizkor Books, Tuchin
2 books
(1 translated) Tutchin-Krippe, Wolyn; in memory of the Jewish community (Sefer zikaron le-kehilat Tuczyn-Kripe), Translation is at:  http://www.jewishgen.org/yizkor/Tuchin/tuchin.html
and, The Jews of Tuchin and Kripa in front of their murderers (Yehude Tuczyn ve-Kripa mul rotsehehem; "esrim ve-arba" "eduyot). Not yet translated.
Slownik Geograficzny, Tuchin
Slownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), XII, p. 606: "Tuczyn".
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Master Name Index for Tuchin

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