Helta Family History

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Helta Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Helt, Hata, Helm, Hertz, Hell, Helle, Mehta, Vela, Melia, Halla

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Helta Family Origin

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Helta Family Occupations

What did your Helta ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Chaplain and Dress Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Helta. 13% of Helta men worked as a Chaplain and 25% of Helta women worked as a Dress Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Helta were Laborer and Student Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Chaplain
  • Cook
  • Distributer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Dress Maker
  • Housekeeper
  • Kitchen Helper
  • Student Nurse

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

Helta Historical Records

What Helta family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 268 census records available for the last name Helta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helta 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Helta. 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 10 military records available for the last name Helta. For the veterans among your Helta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helta Life Expectancy

What is the average Helta lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2003, in the United States, Helta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Helta in 1970 was 66, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helta 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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