Helman Family History

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Helman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a person with fair hair or a light complexion, a derivative of Heller 5. Altered spelling of German Hellmann. Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hild ‘strife’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Elman, Herman, Belman, Selman, Kelman, Hellman, Melman, Hetman

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Helman Family Origin

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Helman Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    43%
  • Farmer Son

    29%
  • Farmer&Fisherman

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

In 1881, Servant, Farmer Son and Farmer&Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helman. A less common occupation for the Helman family was Laborer. The most common Helman occupation in Canada was Servant. 43% of Helman's were Servants.

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Helman Historical Records

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Helman Life Expectancy

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