Helfenstein Family History

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Helfenstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Helfenstein.

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


Similar surnames: Hertenstein, Eisenstein, Gallenstein, Hauenstein, Fleckenstein

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Helfenstein Family Origin

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Helfenstein Family Occupations

What did your Helfenstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Helfenstein occupation in the USA was Dry Goods H. Collect. 7% of Helfenstein's were Dry Goods H. Collects. Dry Goods H. Collect, Farmer and Jeweler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helfenstein. A less common occupation for the Helfenstein family was Keep'G House.

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  • Dry Goods H. Collect

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Jeweler

    7%
  • Keep'G House

    7%

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

Helfenstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Helfenstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helfenstein 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Helfenstein. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Helfenstein. For the veterans among your Helfenstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helfenstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Helfenstein lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Helfenstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Helfenstein in 1963 was 77, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helfenstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helfenstein 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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