Helbert Family History

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Helbert Name Meaning

North German: variant of Hilbert, or from another Germanic compound personal name, Helmbert, composed of the elements helm ‘helmet’, ‘protection’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘illustrious’. French and Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements heil ‘healthy’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘illustrious’. Dutch: hypercorrected form of Elbert.

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

Similar surnames: Herbert, Hilbert, Hulbert, Elbert, Hebert, Holbert, Albert, Halbert

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Helbert Family Origin

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Helbert Family Occupations

What did your Helbert ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Journalier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Helbert. 34% of Helbert men worked as a Cultivateur and 34% of Helbert women worked as a Journalier. Some less common occupations for Americans named Helbert were Journalier and Tudiant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Foreman
  • Gerant Banque
  • Journalier

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
  • Operator
  • Tudiant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Helbert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Helbert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helbert 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Helbert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Helbert. For the veterans among your Helbert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helbert Life Expectancy

What is the average Helbert lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Helbert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Helbert in 1950 was 71, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helbert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helbert 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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