Hellriegel Family History

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Hellriegel Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German helleriegel ‘bolt to lock hell’, also meaning ‘the Devil’ and ‘a devil of a man’. Among other things, this denoted someone who played the devil in a Shrovetide play.

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


Similar surnames: Hellwege, Heiliger, Striegel, Lingel, Heringer, Liegel, Riegel

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Hellriegel Family Origin

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Hellriegel Family Occupations

What did your Hellriegel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hellriegel family was Carpenter. Agent, Baker and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hellriegel. The most common Hellriegel occupation in the USA was Agent. 6% of Hellriegel's were Agents.

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  • Agent

    6%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Hellriegel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hellriegel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hellriegel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hellriegel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hellriegel. For the veterans among your Hellriegel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hellriegel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hellriegel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Hellriegel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hellriegel in 1962 was 71, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hellriegel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hellriegel 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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