Heltay Family History

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Heltay 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: Helman, Delay, Helton, Selway, Holtby, Holtan, Felty, Kelty, Hefty

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Heltay Family Origin

Where is the Heltay family from?

Heltay Family Occupations

What did your Heltay ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Contracting and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Heltay. 50% of Heltay men worked as a Contracting

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Contracting
  • Teacher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker

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

Heltay Historical Records

What Heltay family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 47 census records available for the last name Heltay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heltay 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 Heltay

Passenger List

There are 27 immigration records available for the last name Heltay. 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 4 military records available for the last name Heltay. For the veterans among your Heltay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heltay Life Expectancy

What is the average Heltay lifespan?

Between 1972 and 1990, in the United States, Heltay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Heltay in 1972 was 64, and 76 in 1990.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heltay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heltay 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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