Virgil E Helm

September 1884–18 April 1969 (Age 84)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Virgil E

When Virgil E Helm was born in September 1884, in Kentucky, United States, his father, John Helm, was 33 and his mother, Malissa Durrett, was 23. He married Dora E Peace on 31 January 1909, in Green, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Hart, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Hammond, Knox, Kentucky, United States in 1930. He died on 18 April 1969, in LaRue, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Hart, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Virgil E Helm
1884–1969
Dora E Peace
1889–1968
Marriage: 31 January 1909
Elva Helm
1909–1970
Elbert Helm
1911–1991
Ruth Helm
1913–1991
Garrett Raymond Helm
1924–1997

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 January 1909
Green, Kentucky, United States
children

(4)

    Elva Helm

    Female1909–1970Female

    Elbert Helm

    Male1911–1991Male

    Female1913–1991Female

    Garrett Raymond Helm

    Male1924–1997Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Helm

    Male1851–Male

    Malissa Durrett

    Female1861–Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1884–1969Male

    Male1886–1981Male

    Henry D Helm

    Male1887–Male

    Sarah Helm

    Female1888–1976Female

    Rhoda Helm

    Female1891–1928Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1890

Age 6

Historical Boundaries - 1890: Knox, Kentucky, United States
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 23

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Lancashire): topographic name for someone who lived by or worked at a rough temporary shelter for animals, Middle English helm (Old Norse hjalmr, related to the Old English and Old High German words in 2 below), or a habitational name from a minor place named Helm or Helme from this word, as for example in County Durham, Northumberland, and West Yorkshire.2 English, German, and Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a maker of helmets, from Middle English, Middle High German, Middle Dutch helm.3 German and Dutch: from a medieval personal name, a short form of any of the various compound names formed with helm ‘helmet’. Compare, e.g., Helmbrecht .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Virgil Helm in household of John Helm, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Virgil Helm, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Virgil E Helm, "United States Census, 1930"

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