Helget Family History

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Helget Name Meaning

German (common in the Czech Republic): from the medieval personal name Helgoth, Helgath, Germanic Hildegaud, composed of hild ‘strife’ + got, of uncertain meaning (perhaps from the same word as Goth).

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

Similar surnames: Heller, Hilger, Helmer, Belger, Hergert, Helbert, Hegger, Welge

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Helget Family Origin

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Helget Family Occupations

What did your Helget ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Helget. 50% of Helget men worked as a Farmer and 27% of Helget women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Helget were Carpenter and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • House Work
  • Housewife
  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Helget Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Helget. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helget 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 179 immigration records available for the last name Helget. 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 326 military records available for the last name Helget. For the veterans among your Helget ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helget Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Helget life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Helget in 1960 was 52, and 82 in 2004.

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