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. On the 15th day of September 1875, Carl was married to Miss Wilhelmina (Minnie) Emma Reich. Carl and Minnie were blessed by the birth of ten children, four of whom died when infants.

All of our fine jewelry and watches are of the highest quality.

Schomburg's Jewelers, one of Georgia oldest manufacturers of jewelry, designs our jewelry in solid 14kt, 18kt and platinum.

We are well known for our heavy gold settings, fine artisanship and legendary quality. Each jewel is individually hand-cut to enhance its beauty and may have a slight tinge of color that makes your jewel unique in the entire world. Your fine jewel will last for generations to come and its fire, brilliance and luster will never change... guaranteed!

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