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Helmreich Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Helmrich, composed of helm ‘helmet’ + ric ‘power’, ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Helfrich, Helmich, Herdrich, Hemmerich, Heinrich, Helmbrecht

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Helmreich Family Origin

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Helmreich Family Occupations

What did your Helmreich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Helmreich occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Helmreich's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Landlord were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Helmreich. A less common occupation for the Helmreich family was Tailor.

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Landlord

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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

Helmreich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Helmreich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helmreich 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 Helmreich

Passenger List

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

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Helmreich Life Expectancy

What is the average Helmreich lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Helmreich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Helmreich in 1964 was 66, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helmreich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helmreich 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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