Helmuth Family History

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Helmuth Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of heil ‘wholeness’ or helm ‘helmet’ + mut ‘craving’, ‘mind’; compare Helwig.

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


Similar surnames: Helmich, Helmer, Reinmuth, Wermuth, Helm, Warmuth, Helget, Lauth

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Helmuth Family Origin

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Helmuth Family Occupations

What did your Helmuth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Helmuth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Helmuth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Helmuth family was Boarding House. Farmer, Keeping House and Agent-Ocean Express Co were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helmuth.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Agent-Ocean Express Co

    3%
  • Boarding House

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Helmuth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Helmuth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helmuth 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Helmuth. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Helmuth. For the veterans among your Helmuth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helmuth Life Expectancy

What is the average Helmuth lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Helmuth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Helmuth in 1947 was 52, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helmuth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helmuth 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.

Famous Helmuth Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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