Heltwood Family History

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Heltwood 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: Henwood, Elwood, Heywood, Westwood, Cheatwood, Hegwood, Ellwood

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Heltwood Family Origin

Where is the Heltwood family from?

Heltwood Family Occupations

What did your Heltwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Shop Assistant Confectionery was the top reported job for people in the UK named Heltwood.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Shop Assistant Confectionery

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

Heltwood Historical Records

What Heltwood family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17 census records available for the last name Heltwood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heltwood 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 21 immigration records available for the last name Heltwood. 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 Heltwood. For the veterans among your Heltwood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heltwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Heltwood lifespan?

Between 1974 and 1975, in the United States, Heltwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Heltwood in 1974 was 84, and 91 in 1975.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heltwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heltwood 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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