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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  • Merchant

    20%
  • Agent

    10%
  • Alderman Merchant

    10%
  • Artist Musical Composer

    10%

In 1881, Merchant, Agent and Alderman Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldschmidt. A less common occupation for the Goldschmidt family was Artist Musical Composer. The most common Goldschmidt occupation in the UK was Merchant. 20% of Goldschmidt's were Merchants.

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Goldschmidt Historical Records

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Goldschmidt Life Expectancy

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