Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1883 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the United States 1883:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 7.907 8,894
2 William 7.456 8,387
3 James 4.644 5,224
4 Charles 4.291 4,826
5 George 4.210 4,736
6 Frank 2.655 2,986
7 Joseph 2.237 2,516
8 Henry 2.119 2,383
9 Robert 2.075 2,334
10 Thomas 2.059 2,316
11 Edward 2.000 2,250
12 Harry 1.876 2,110
13 Walter 1.516 1,705
14 Arthur 1.414 1,591
15 Fred 1.335 1,502
16 Albert 1.330 1,496
17 Samuel 0.833 937
18 Clarence 0.744 837
19 Louis 0.708 796
20 David 0.653 735
21 Richard 0.577 649
22 Charlie 0.572 643
23 Ernest 0.570 641
24 Andrew 0.554 623
25 Daniel 0.547 615
26 Joe 0.540 607
26 Oscar 0.540 607
28 Jesse 0.519 584
29 Will 0.512 576
30 Roy 0.494 556
31 Benjamin 0.452 508
32 Carl 0.427 480
33 Sam 0.423 476
34 Willie 0.421 474
35 Alfred 0.406 457
36 Peter 0.400 450
37 Frederick 0.389 438
38 Lewis 0.383 431
39 Howard 0.381 429
40 Elmer 0.376 423
41 Herbert 0.375 422
42 Earl 0.346 389
43 Lee 0.345 388
44 Tom 0.343 386
45 Ralph 0.342 385
46 Martin 0.335 377
47 Herman 0.319 359
48 Paul 0.318 358
49 Jacob 0.316 356
50 Clyde 0.299 336
51 Eugene 0.289 325
52 Jim 0.286 322
53 Harvey 0.283 318
54 Claude 0.280 315
55 Michael 0.273 307
56 Ben 0.272 306
57 Edwin 0.266 299
58 Edgar 0.260 292
59 Chester 0.258 290
60 Francis 0.253 285
61 Lawrence 0.251 282
62 Bert 0.243 273
63 Charley 0.226 254
64 Ed 0.220 247
65 Jack 0.215 242
66 Otto 0.213 240
67 Ira 0.212 239
68 Raymond 0.207 233
69 Luther 0.204 229
70 Isaac 0.202 227
71 Guy 0.199 224
72 Oliver 0.195 219
73 Floyd 0.193 217
74 Hugh 0.191 215
75 Patrick 0.189 213
76 Homer 0.187 210
77 August 0.186 209
78 Ray 0.180 202
79 Leonard 0.178 200
80 Alexander 0.166 187
81 Theodore 0.164 185
82 Allen 0.156 175
83 Horace 0.148 167
84 Philip 0.148 166
84 Archie 0.148 166
86 Sidney 0.147 165
87 Marion 0.145 163
88 Julius 0.142 160
89 Jessie 0.134 151
90 Milton 0.132 149
91 Warren 0.130 146
92 Everett 0.127 143
92 Anthony 0.127 143
92 Leroy 0.127 143
95 Leo 0.126 142
96 Bernard 0.125 141
97 Leon 0.124 140
97 Stephen 0.124 140
99 Emil 0.124 139
100 Clifford 0.123 138
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 6.673 8,012
2 Anna 2.753 3,306
3 Emma 1.971 2,367
4 Elizabeth 1.878 2,255
5 Minnie 1.695 2,035
6 Margaret 1.567 1,881
7 Bertha 1.400 1,681
8 Ida 1.361 1,634
9 Annie 1.323 1,589
10 Clara 1.289 1,548
11 Alice 1.239 1,488
12 Sarah 1.132 1,359
13 Grace 1.089 1,307
14 Florence 1.081 1,298
15 Martha 1.045 1,255
16 Ella 1.042 1,251
17 Nellie 1.038 1,246
18 Bessie 1.034 1,241
19 Laura 0.985 1,183
20 Ethel 0.943 1,132
21 Carrie 0.923 1,108
22 Maude 0.913 1,096
23 Mabel 0.905 1,086
24 Cora 0.900 1,081
25 Gertrude 0.769 923
26 Lillian 0.755 907
27 Jennie 0.753 904
28 Hattie 0.745 895
29 Pearl 0.738 886
30 Mattie 0.735 883
31 Edith 0.734 881
32 Eva 0.732 879
33 Rose 0.730 877
34 Julia 0.729 875
35 Helen 0.718 862
36 Catherine 0.710 853
37 Myrtle 0.709 851
38 Louise 0.705 847
39 Lillie 0.697 837
40 Jessie 0.694 833
41 Edna 0.685 823
42 Lena 0.666 800
43 Lula 0.658 790
44 Ada 0.648 778
45 Frances 0.591 710
46 Josephine 0.581 698
47 Fannie 0.580 696
48 Lucy 0.552 663
48 Maggie 0.552 663
50 Daisy 0.549 659
51 Dora 0.533 640
52 Agnes 0.519 623
53 Marie 0.518 622
54 Blanche 0.508 610
55 Nora 0.491 589
56 Katherine 0.486 583
57 May 0.443 532
58 Mamie 0.442 531
59 Stella 0.441 529
60 Effie 0.422 507
60 Rosa 0.422 507
62 Ellen 0.416 500
63 Lizzie 0.413 496
64 Nettie 0.411 494
65 Elsie 0.399 479
66 Della 0.377 453
67 Susie 0.363 436
68 Maud 0.354 425
68 Sadie 0.354 425
70 Mae 0.352 423
71 Nancy 0.343 412
72 Sallie 0.341 409
73 Ruth 0.322 387
73 Flora 0.322 387
75 Lydia 0.315 378
76 Lottie 0.310 372
77 Addie 0.302 362
78 Katie 0.301 361
79 Alma 0.299 359
80 Etta 0.293 352
81 Emily 0.285 342
82 Harriet 0.284 341
83 Viola 0.276 331
84 Georgia 0.271 325
85 Susan 0.268 322
86 Caroline 0.267 321
87 Nannie 0.254 305
88 Lulu 0.252 302
89 Mollie 0.251 301
90 Kate 0.245 294
90 Olive 0.245 294
92 Charlotte 0.242 291
93 Kathryn 0.242 290
94 Amanda 0.239 287
95 Eliza 0.228 274
96 Willie 0.220 264
97 Belle 0.218 262
97 Amelia 0.218 262
99 Irene 0.217 260
99 Esther 0.217 260