Helin Name Meaning

Swedish (also frequent in Finland): ornamental name from an unexplained first element + the suffix -lin or -in, common suffixes of surnames. French (Hélin): from a pet form of Hélie (see Helie 1). French (Hélin): from the Germanic personal name Heilin, a short form of any of various compound names with the first element heil (see Heilmann 2). English: variant of Hillian.

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

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Helin Family Origin

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Helin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Hardware Dealer

    9%
  • Inmate Poor House

    9%

In 1880, the most common Helin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Helin's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Hardware Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helin. A less common occupation for the Helin family was Inmate Poor House.

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Helin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Helin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Helin in 1958 was 44, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helin

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