Helmore History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Helmore family
The surname Helmore 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 Helmore family
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Helmore Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Helm, Helm, Helmm, van den Helm and others.
Early Notables of the Helmore family (pre 1700)
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| Helmore migration to Australia ||+|
Emigration to Australia
followed the First Fleets
of convicts, tradespeople and early settlers. Early immigrants include:
Helmore Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Mr. James Helmore, English convict who was convicted in Devon, England for 14 years, transported aboard the "Barossa" on 9th May 1844, arriving in Tasmania (Van Diemen's Land) 
- Mrs. Mary Helmore, aged 50, a domestic servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Nimroud"
- Charles Helmore (aged 20), a labourer, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Hooghly" 
- William Helmore, aged 35, a mason, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Lord Hungerford"
- John Helmore, aged 24, a labourer, who arrived in South Australia in 1859 aboard the ship "Clara"
|Historic Events for the Helmore family ||+|
HMS Royal Oak
- William Leonard Helmore (1900-1939), British Petty Officer with the Royal Navy aboard the HMS Royal Oak (1939) when she was torpedoed by U-47 and sunk; he died in the sinking