Helzer Family History

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Helzer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Hölzer (see Holzer).

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


Similar surnames: Helser, Holzer, Selzer, Hoelzer, Hizer, Pelzer, Delzer, Belzer

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Helzer Family Origin

Where is the Helzer family from?

Helzer Family Occupations

What did your Helzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Helzer family was Cooper. Farmer, Barber and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helzer. The most common Helzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Helzer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cooper

    8%

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

Helzer Historical Records

What Helzer family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

There are 651 immigration records available for the last name Helzer. 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 706 military records available for the last name Helzer. For the veterans among your Helzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Helzer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Helzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Helzer in 1952 was 49, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helzer 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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