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Helming Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Helm 3. Bavarian: habitational name from any of several places called Helming.

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


Similar surnames: Hemming, Heling, Helling, Helsing, Welling, Elling, Holling, Melling

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Helming Family Origin

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Helming Family Occupations

What did your Helming ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helming. A less common occupation for the Helming family was Coal Miner. The most common Helming occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Helming's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    5%

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

Helming Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Helming

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Helming. 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 Helming. For the veterans among your Helming ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helming Life Expectancy

What is the average Helming lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Helming life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Helming in 1956 was 77, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helming

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helming 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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