William Joseph Helms

10 August 1898–9 January 1953 (Age 54)
Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States

The Life of William Joseph

When William Joseph Helms was born on 10 August 1898, in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States, his father, William Joseph Helms, was 31 and his mother, Minnie N Kendall, was 28. He died on 9 January 1953, in Edgecombe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 54.

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William Joseph Helms
Bessie L Helms

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    William Joseph Helms





    Jay Helms


    William Kendall Helm


    Jay Helms



World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 15

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Helm 1.2 North German and Dutch: patronymic from Helm 2–3.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • William K Helms, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
  • William Joseph Helms, "North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994"

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