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Hellman Name Meaning

English: topographic name for a hill dweller (see Heller). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hellerman. Dutch: variant of Helman. German: see Hellmann.

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


Similar surnames: Sellman, Helman, Mellman, Hallman, Hillman, Gellman, Kellman, Wellman

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Hellman Family Origin

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Hellman Family Occupations

What did your Hellman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hellman. A less common occupation for the Hellman family was Merchant. The most common Hellman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hellman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Merchant

    4%

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

Hellman Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hellman ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hellman Life Expectancy

What is the average Hellman lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, Hellman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hellman in 1947 was 35, and 79 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hellman 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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