Helderman Family History

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Helderman Name Meaning

German (Heldermann): topographic name for someone living on a slope (see Helder).

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

Similar surnames: Haldeman, Hesterman, Hillerman, Halterman, Eyerman, Heldman

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Helderman Family Origin

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Helderman Family Occupations

What did your Helderman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Expressman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helderman. A less common occupation for the Helderman family was Farm Laborer. The most common Helderman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Helderman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Expressman

  • Farm Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Helderman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Helderman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Helderman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helderman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 121 immigration records available for the last name Helderman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 454 military records available for the last name Helderman. For the veterans among your Helderman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helderman Life Expectancy

What is the average Helderman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Helderman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Helderman in 1945 was 36, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helderman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helderman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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