Helme Name Meaning

English (Cumbria and Lancashire): variant spelling of Helm 1. German: variant of Helm 2 and 3. .

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


Similar surnames: Helm, Helms, Hulme, Helle, Helmer, Holme, Heyne, Heye, Helmes, Helke

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Helme Family Origin

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Helme Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Engineer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helme. A less common occupation for the Helme family was Laborer. The most common Helme occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Helme's were Farmers.

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Helme Historical Records

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Helme Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Helme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Helme in 1963 was 40, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helme

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