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Find more Hellmers 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 64 more people named Hellmers 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 141 people named Hellmers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more people named Hellmers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 205 people named Hellmers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 195 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 53% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,079
  • 66 were children
  • 30 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 18% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana