Goldfarb Family History

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Goldfarb Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Gold ‘gold’ + Farbe ‘color’.

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


Similar surnames: Goldbach, Goldberg, Goldbaum, Golda, Goldner, Goldfein, Golder

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Goldfarb Family Origin

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Goldfarb Family Occupations

What did your Goldfarb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goldfarb occupation in the USA was Retail Grocer. 50% of Goldfarb's were Retail Grocers. Retail Grocer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Goldfarb.

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  • Retail Grocer

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

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

Goldfarb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goldfarb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goldfarb census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Goldfarb. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Goldfarb. For the veterans among your Goldfarb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goldfarb Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldfarb lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Goldfarb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Goldfarb in 1953 was 29, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldfarb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldfarb ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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