Country Of Origin unknown
Born unknown
Birth/ Baptism unknown
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Watchmaker, Jeweller
Work Locations Ulverstone, Smithton, Stanley, Currie (King Island), Devonport
Street Address
Reibey Street, Ulverstone
Marriage/Spouse Jean Goldsmith
Other November 1950: Commenced business in Ulverstone.

1952: Advertised under the banner, The Jewel Box.

Advocate 16 July 1952:
STANLEY – WATCH SPECIALIST – Mr R Goldsmith, watchmaker specialist of “The Jewel Box,” Ulverstone, wishes to notify residents that he will be visiting the Union Hotel between 2 pm and 6 pm tomorrow (Thursday 17th), collecting watches, etc., for repairs and making arrangements for a permanent depot for such purpose. Repairs, fully guaranteed, carried out by specialists – 14 days’ service. You are also cordially invited to inspect the selected range of fashionable jewellery, diamond rings, ladies’ and gents’ watches, novelties, etc., at exceptionally low prices.
Note: Mr Goldsmith placed the same ad for Smithton with the Bridge Hotel as the collection place.

June 1953: Opened business, 1st Floor, Day’s Building, Devonport.

January 1954: Advertised a clearance sale.

Approx. 1960s: Moved to Victoria and continued to work in his trade in Ballarat and Bendigo.

Approx. 1970s: Relocated to Western Australia

Death unknown
Web: Ancestry: Australia Electoral Rolls 1954, 1967, 1968, 1972.
Advocate 24 November 1950, 16 July 1952, 28 May 1953, 26 November 1953, 20 January 1954; King Island News 27 October 1954.