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Helmers Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from Helmer 2.

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


Similar surnames: Hellmers, Helmer, Elbers, Hilgers, Helms, Remmers, Hermes, Helmes

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Helmers Family Origin

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Helmers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helmers. A less common occupation for the Helmers family was Cigar Maker. The most common Helmers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Helmers's were Farmers.

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Helmers Historical Records

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Helmers Life Expectancy

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Famous Helmers Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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