Helman Family History

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Helman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a person with fair hair or a light complexion, a derivative of Heller 5. Altered spelling of German Hellmann. Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hild ‘strife’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Elman, Herman, Belman, Selman, Kelman, Hellman, Melman, Hetman

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Helman Family Origin

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Helman Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    9%
  • Farm Labourer

    6%
  • Boot Maker

    3%
  • Builder Employing 36 Men 2 Boys

    3%

In 1881, the most common Helman occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Helman's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Helman family was Builder Employing 36 Men 2 Boys. Labourer, Farm Labourer and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helman.

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Helman Historical Records

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Helman Life Expectancy

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