Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1887 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 1887:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 7.419 8,110
2 William 6.834 7,470
3 James 4.362 4,768
4 George 3.919 4,284
5 Charles 3.688 4,031
6 Frank 2.637 2,883
7 Joseph 2.247 2,456
8 Henry 2.038 2,228
9 Thomas 1.968 2,151
10 Robert 1.944 2,125
10 Edward 1.944 2,125
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 6.362 9,888
2 Anna 2.720 4,227
3 Elizabeth 1.725 2,681
4 Emma 1.703 2,647
5 Margaret 1.556 2,419
6 Minnie 1.425 2,215
7 Bertha 1.311 2,037
8 Clara 1.277 1,984
9 Florence 1.264 1,964
10 Ida 1.241 1,929