Hellmer Family History

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Hellmer Name Meaning

North German: variant of Hillmer.

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

Similar surnames: Hillmer, Hellmers, Hellner, Eller, Hiller, Geller, Holmer, Bellmer

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Hellmer Family Origin

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Hellmer Family Occupations

What did your Hellmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hellmer. 26% of Hellmer men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Hellmer women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hellmer were Foreman and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Labor
  • Foreman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Teacher

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

Hellmer Historical Records

What Hellmer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hellmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hellmer 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 578 immigration records available for the last name Hellmer. 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 995 military records available for the last name Hellmer. For the veterans among your Hellmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hellmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Hellmer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Hellmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hellmer in 1954 was 27, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hellmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hellmer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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