Joseph Goldsmith

1699–21 February 1748 (Age 49)
Buxted, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Goldsmith was born in 1699, in Buxted, Sussex, England, United Kingdom as the son of Abraham Goldsmith and Margery Goldsmith. He married Rebecca Townsend on 12 December 1721, in Framfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 21 February 1748, at the age of 49, and was buried in Framfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Goldsmith
1699–1748
Rebecca Townsend
1700–1748
Marriage: 12 December 1721
Abraham Goldsmith
1722–1726
Anne Goldsmith
1726–1772
William Goldsmith
1728–
Richard Goldsmith
1733–
Rachel Goldsmith
1735–
Rebecca Goldsmith
1737–1771
John Goldsmith
1742–
Jesse Goldsmith
1745–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 December 1721
Framfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
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Parents and Siblings

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Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a worker in gold, a compound of Old English gold ‘gold’ + smið ‘smith’. In North America it is very often an English translation of German or Jewish Goldschmidt .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Joseph Goldsmith, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Joseph Goldsmith, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Joseph Goldsmith, "England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910"

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