Helmkamp Family History

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Helmkamp Name Meaning

North German: probably a variant of Hellenkamp, a name composed of Middle Low German Helle ‘hollow’, ‘precipitous place’ + kamp ‘enclosed field’, ‘domain’.

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


Similar surnames: Huelskamp, Heidkamp, Holtkamp, Telkamp, Feldkamp, Weitkamp, Bomkamp

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Helmkamp Family Origin

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Helmkamp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Clerk

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Helmkamp family was Clerk. Farmer, Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helmkamp. The most common Helmkamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Helmkamp's were Farmers.

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Helmkamp Historical Records

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Helmkamp Life Expectancy

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