Hellstern Family History

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Hellstern Name Meaning

German: from German Hellstern ‘bright star’, i.e. the star of Christian faith. In some cases this was from a house name; in others it was used as a nickname for a baptized Jew.

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


Similar surnames: Heller, Holstein, Millstein, Hellberg, Hester, Hollstein, Elster

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Hellstern Family Origin

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Hellstern Family Occupations

What did your Hellstern ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Stone Mason and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hellstern. The most common Hellstern occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Hellstern's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hellstern family was Cattle Dealer.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Stone Mason

    12%
  • Bar Keeper

    6%
  • Cattle Dealer

    6%

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

Hellstern Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hellstern. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hellstern 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 Hellstern. 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 Hellstern. For the veterans among your Hellstern ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hellstern Life Expectancy

What is the average Hellstern lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hellstern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hellstern in 1963 was 81, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hellstern

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hellstern 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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