Helfrich Family History

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Helfrich Name Meaning

German and French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements helfe ‘help’ + ric ‘power’, ‘rule’. One of the early medieval kings of the Franks bore this name, in the form Chilperic, and Helferich was also the name of a character in a medieval heroic epic.

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

Similar surnames: Heidrich, Herdrich, Helmreich, Heinrich, Hemmerich, Hedrich, Ulrich

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Helfrich Family Origin

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Helfrich Family Occupations

What did your Helfrich ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cook Housekeeper was the top reported job for people in the UK named Helfrich.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cook Housekeeper

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Helfrich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Helfrich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helfrich 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Helfrich. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Helfrich. For the veterans among your Helfrich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helfrich Life Expectancy

What is the average Helfrich lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Helfrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Helfrich in 1941 was 31, and 64 in 2004.

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