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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


Similar surnames: Waldstein, Goodstein, Holstein, Bernstein, Feldstein, Goldstone

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Goldstein Family Origin

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Goldstein Family Occupations

What did your Goldstein ancestors do for a living?

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

    35%
  • Boot Maker

    5%
  • Glazier

    4%
  • Boot Finisher

    3%

In 1881, Tailor, Boot Maker and Glazier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldstein. A less common occupation for the Goldstein family was Boot Finisher. The most common Goldstein occupation in the UK was Tailor. 35% of Goldstein's were Tailors.

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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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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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