Hellwege Family History

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Hellwege Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named, from hel, an old word meaning ‘bog’, + Middle High German weg ‘way’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Hellweg, Helle, Helling, Heller, Hege, Holweger, Helliwell, Halle

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Hellwege Family Origin

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Hellwege Family Occupations

What did your Hellwege ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hellwege occupation in the USA was Stock Broker. 100% of Hellwege's were Stock Brokers.

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Hellwege Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hellwege Life Expectancy

What is the average Hellwege lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Hellwege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hellwege in 1961 was 61, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hellwege

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hellwege 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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