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Goldstein Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Gold ‘gold’ + Stein ‘stone’. German: from a medieval personal name, nickname, or occupational name from Middle High German, Middle Low German golste(i)n ‘gold stone’, ‘precious stone’, (probably chrysolite or topaz, which was used as a testing stone by alchemists).

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

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Goldstein Family Origin

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Goldstein Family Occupations

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

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  • Tailor

    17%
  • Merchant

    6%
  • Peddler

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, Tailor, Merchant and Peddler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldstein. The most common Goldstein occupation in the USA was Tailor. 17% of Goldstein's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Goldstein family was Keeping House.

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Goldstein Historical Records

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Goldstein Life Expectancy

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Famous Goldstein Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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