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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


Similar surnames: Kolberg, Feldberg, Holberg, Goldbeck, Solberg, Golberg, Grunberg

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Goldberg Family Origin

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Goldberg Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    24%
  • Boot Maker

    6%
  • Glazier

    6%
  • Paper Dealer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Goldberg family was Paper Dealer. The most common Goldberg occupation in the UK was Tailor. 24% of Goldberg's were Tailors. Tailor, Boot Maker and Glazier 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)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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