Helty Family History

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Helty 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: Felty, Kelty, Hefty, Helt, Welty, Hilty, Henry, Helm, Henley, Hertz

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Helty Family Origin

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Helty Family Occupations

What did your Helty ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Domestic Help Unemployed was the top reported job for people in the UK named Helty.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Help Unemployed

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

Helty Historical Records

What Helty family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 226 census records available for the last name Helty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Helty 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 15 immigration records available for the last name Helty. 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 22 military records available for the last name Helty. For the veterans among your Helty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Helty Life Expectancy

What is the average Helty lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Helty 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helty

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