Goldschmidt Family History

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Goldschmidt Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a worker in gold, Middle High German goltsmit, German Goldschmied.

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


Similar surnames: Schmidt, Waldschmidt, Goldstein, Mondschein, Reinschmidt

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Goldschmidt Family Origin

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Goldschmidt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Cigar Maker

    3%
  • Clerk

    3%

In 1880, the most common Goldschmidt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 8% of Goldschmidt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goldschmidt family was Clerk. Farmer, Butcher and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldschmidt.

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Goldschmidt Historical Records

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Goldschmidt Life Expectancy

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