History

Frederick Carl Schomburg was born May 25, 1852 in Hanover, Germany. The son of Heinrick Ludwig Schomburg and Amalia Sophia Schmidt, both residents of Hanover, Germany. Carl served an apprenticeship as watchmaker under Heinrick Oelmann in Burdorf and worked for about a year under a celebrated watchmaker in the city of Cells. He immigrated to America arriving in New York September 1871 and moved to Columbus, Georgia in May 1872. That same year he started C Schomburg & Son also known as Schomburgs jewelers.

All of our fine jewelry are of the highest quality.

Schomburg's Jewelers, Georgias oldest jeweler  since 1872

We are well known for our heavy gold settings, fine artisanship and legendary quality.