Helsley Family History

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Helsley Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Hoelzle.

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


Similar surnames: Heltsley, Teasley, Helsel, Eisley, Yeisley, Helvey, Chesley, Heller

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Helsley Family Origin

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Helsley Family Occupations

What did your Helsley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Insurance Agent and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Helsley. 5% of Helsley men worked as an Insurance Agent and 51% of Helsley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Helsley were Brick Setter Retired and Beer Bottler

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Insurance Agent
    5%
  • Boiler Maker Heavy W
    3%
  • Boot Repairer
    3%
  • Brick Setter Retired
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    51%
  • Railway Clerk
    4%
  • Bath Nurse Hydropath
    2%
  • Beer Bottler
    2%

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

Helsley Historical Records

What Helsley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Helsley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helsley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Helsley

Passenger List

There are 143 immigration records available for the last name Helsley. 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 966 military records available for the last name Helsley. For the veterans among your Helsley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helsley Life Expectancy

What is the average Helsley lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Helsley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Helsley in 1943 was 26, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helsley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helsley 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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