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Helling Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Healing in northeastern Lincolnshire, named in Old English as ‘(settlement of) the family or followers of Hægel’ (an unattested Old English personal name). English: variant of Hillian. German and Dutch: nickname from Middle Low German hellin, Middle Dutch hellinc, hallinc ‘halfpenny’. Compare Helbling. German: habitational name from any of various places named Helling or Hellingen.

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

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Helling Family Origin

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Helling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Grocer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helling. A less common occupation for the Helling family was Keeping House. The most common Helling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Helling's were Farmers.

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Helling Historical Records

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Helling Life Expectancy

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