Helber Family History

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Helber Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a thresher, from Middle High German helwe ‘chaff’ + the agent suffix -er; alternatively, it could be a habitational name from a place called Helba near Meiningen. Dutch: variant of Helbert 2 and 3.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kelber, Helmer, Heller, Helder, Heber, Melber, Felber, Helfer

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Helber Family Origin

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Helber Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Merchant

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Helber family was Merchant. The most common Helber occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 20% of Helber's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helber.

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Helber Historical Records

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Helber Life Expectancy

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