Helmers History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Helmers family

The surname Helmers was first found in Austria, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

Early History of the Helmers family

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Helmers Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Helm, Helm, Helmm, van den Helm and others.

Early Notables of the Helmers family (pre 1700)

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United States Helmers migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Helmers Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • A Christ Ludowica Helmers, who landed in America in 1848 [1]
  • Diedrich Helmers, aged 15, who arrived in New York, NY in 1893 [1]


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)


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