Helterbrand Family History

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Helterbrand 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: Hilterbrand, Heldenbrand, Hellenbrand, Hilderbrand, Hildebrand

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Helterbrand Family Origin

Where is the Helterbrand family from?

Helterbrand Family Occupations

What did your Helterbrand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Helterbrand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Helterbrand's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helterbrand. A less common occupation for the Helterbrand family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    23%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Helterbrand ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Helterbrand Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Helterbrand. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helterbrand 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 68 immigration records available for the last name Helterbrand. 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 245 military records available for the last name Helterbrand. For the veterans among your Helterbrand ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helterbrand Life Expectancy

What is the average Helterbrand lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Helterbrand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Helterbrand in 1950 was 68, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helterbrand

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helterbrand 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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