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Goldberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places named Goldberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name, a compound of German Gold ‘gold’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’, or occasionally a habitational name of the same origin as 1.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Goldberg Family Origin

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Goldberg Family Occupations

What did your Goldberg ancestors do for a living?

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  • Tailor

    13%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Merchant

    4%

In 1880, the most common Goldberg occupation in the USA was Tailor. 13% of Goldberg's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Goldberg family was Merchant. Tailor, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldberg.

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Goldberg Historical Records

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Goldberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Goldberg Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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