Levi Phillip Helm

22 October 1851–3 April 1934 (Age 82)
Jackson Township, Sandusky, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Levi Phillip

When Levi Phillip Helm was born on 22 October 1851, in Jackson Township, Sandusky, Ohio, United States, his father, Abraham Helm, was 38 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Richart, was 39. He married Victoria Jane Ward on 6 January 1886, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Morayshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1934. He died on 3 April 1934, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in City View Memoriam Mausoleum, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Phillip Helm
Victoria Jane Ward
Marriage: 6 January 1886
Seth Ward Helm
Orion Helm
Iola Joy Helm

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 January 1886Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The South Cottonwood Post Office
    Age 19
    The South Cottonwood Post Office was established in 1870.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): from Old English helm ‘protection, covering’ (in later northern English dialects, ‘cattle shelter, barn’). The name may be topographic, for someone who lived by or worked at a barn, or habitational, from a place so named, such as Helme in Meltham (Yorkshire).English: variant of Elm with prosthetic H-.German, and Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a maker of helmets, from Middle High German, Middle Dutch helm.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Viola Jane Ward

    Virginia Connections VIRGINIA CONNECTIONS: A Genealogical History of the Thompson- Ward Family Originating in Southwest Virginia in Three Parts Viola was only 4 or 5 years of age when her mother succ …

    Sources (27)

    • Levi Philip Helm, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Levi P. Helm in entry for Viola Jane Ward Helm, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Levi Helm in household of Abraham Helm, "United States Census, 1870"

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