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Hellmann Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German helle ‘precipitous terrain’, ‘steep slope’ + Mann ‘man’. German: nickname for a hellraiser, from Helle 3.

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


Similar surnames: Heilmann, Hillmann, Sellman, Hollmann, Wellmann, Heumann, Heldman

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Hellmann Family Origin

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Hellmann Family Occupations

What did your Hellmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hellmann. The most common Hellmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Hellmann's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hellmann family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Tailor

    7%

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

Hellmann Historical Records

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

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Hellmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Hellmann lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Hellmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hellmann in 1941 was 57, and 72 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hellmann 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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