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Find more Helt relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 198 more people named Helt in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 1,090 people named Helt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Helt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,288 people named Helt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 33% were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 212 were first-generation Americans