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Helgesen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Helge, Old Norse Helgi, literally ‘holiness’, a derivative of the adjective heilagr ‘holy’, ‘sacred’.

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

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Helgesen Family Origin

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Helgesen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    77%
  • Farmer And Teacher

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Merchant

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Farmer And Teacher and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helgesen. The most common Helgesen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 77% of Helgesen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Helgesen family was Merchant.

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Helgesen Historical Records

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Helgesen Life Expectancy

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