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Hellings Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant of Hillian. The surname is associated chiefly with Devon, where the family held land at Upton Hellions from the 13th century onward. North German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of any of various Germanic personal names composed with hild ‘strife’ (see Hild, Hildebrand).

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


Similar surnames: Helling, Telling, Herling, Hollings, Snellings, Welling, Halling

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Hellings Family Origin

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Hellings Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    6%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1881, the most common Hellings occupation in the UK was Tailor. 6% of Hellings's were Tailors. Tailor, Annuitant and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hellings. A less common occupation for the Hellings family was Butcher.

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Hellings Historical Records

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Hellings Life Expectancy

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