Sometime before the year 1899, Helgerson became an advocate for the Chelonian faith, and shortly thereafter embarked on a journey to various settlements in search of new initiates.
Events of Red Dead Redemption 2
Helgerson can be approached in Saint Denis where he preaches about the Chelonian religion in an attempt to convince others to join his cult. He offers a pamphlet on Chelonianism to the player, which can be accepted or declined.
- Even though the Chelonians are encountered near vicinity of Valentine, Helgerson can be seen recruiting in Saint Denis, which is seemingly a long way from their base of operations.