Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1888 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 1888:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 7.119 9,248
2 William 6.701 8,705
3 James 4.281 5,562
4 George 3.781 4,912
5 Charles 3.534 4,591
6 Frank 2.663 3,459
7 Joseph 2.304 2,993
8 Robert 2.167 2,815
9 Harry 2.124 2,759
10 Henry 1.998 2,596
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 6.204 11,754
2 Anna 2.630 4,982
3 Elizabeth 1.702 3,224
4 Emma 1.629 3,087
5 Margaret 1.533 2,904
6 Minnie 1.401 2,654
7 Bertha 1.293 2,450
8 Florence 1.290 2,444
9 Ethel 1.253 2,374
10 Bessie 1.203 2,279