Goldenberg Family History

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Goldenberg Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name, a compound of German golden ‘golden’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Goldberg, Sonnenberg, Falkenberg, Stolzenberg, Guttenberg, Lowenberg

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Goldenberg Family Origin

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Goldenberg Family Occupations

What did your Goldenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goldenberg occupation in the USA was Merchant. 9% of Goldenberg's were Merchants. A less common occupation for the Goldenberg family was Clerk. Merchant, Bookkeeper and Cashier In Bakery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldenberg.

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  • Merchant

    9%
  • Bookkeeper

    5%
  • Cashier In Bakery

    5%
  • Clerk

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Goldenberg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Goldenberg Historical Records

What Goldenberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goldenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goldenberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Goldenberg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Goldenberg. For the veterans among your Goldenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goldenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldenberg lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Goldenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Goldenberg in 1947 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldenberg ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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