Helmes Family History

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Helmes Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Helm 3.

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

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Helmes Family Origin

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Helmes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Cooper

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helmes. A less common occupation for the Helmes family was Keeping House. The most common Helmes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Helmes's were Farmers.

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Helmes Historical Records

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Helmes Life Expectancy

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Famous Helmes Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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