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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 98 people named Helmey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 64% more people named Helmey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 161 people named Helmey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • On average men worked 48 hours a week
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 75
  • 20 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,990

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As Helmey families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 23 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 19% were first-generation Americans
  • 5 were born in foreign countries