William Moses Gould Helms was born on 14 August 1902. He married Sally Helms on 5 August 1933, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Houston, Harris, Texas, United States for about 8 years. He died on 31 January 1953, in Houston County, Texas, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Iron Township, Iron, Missouri, United States.
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.