, during the 1200's but was preponderantly Scottish, and was found in Dumbarton and in the border county of
. The Goldsmith family became involved in the border conflicts in the 13th century.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Arthur Goldsmith who purchased land and settled in Virginia in 1618; William settled in Barbados in 1654; Richard, Lewis
, Joseph, Henry and Morris all settled in Philadelphia between 1822 and 1878.