Patterson Helms

Brief Life History of Patterson

When Patterson Helms was born in February 1870, in Barbour, Alabama, United States, his father, Aaron Sims Helms, was 53 and his mother, Mary Narcissus Whigham, was 36. He died before 1880.

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Aaron Sims Helms
Mary Narcissus Whigham
Amanda Emelia Virginia 'Mandy' Helms
Ada Helms
Molly Helms
Catherine Matilda Helms
Aaron Shelby Helms
Nancy Amoline Helms
Martha E. Helms
Lillie Delia Helms
Patterson Helms
Logus Roe Helms
Dora G Helms

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    Name Meaning

    English (Northamptonshire): variant of Helm from the plural or, in some cases, a post-medieval variant, with excrescent -s.

    North German and Dutch: patronymic from Helm 3-4.

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

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