Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1893 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 1893:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 6.650 8,049
2 William 5.967 7,223
3 James 4.154 5,028
4 George 3.569 4,320
5 Charles 3.076 3,723
6 Joseph 2.476 2,997
7 Frank 2.410 2,917
8 Robert 2.117 2,563
9 Edward 1.908 2,309
10 Harry 1.855 2,245
11 Henry 1.786 2,162
12 Thomas 1.782 2,157
13 Walter 1.656 2,005
14 Arthur 1.351 1,635
15 Fred 1.233 1,493
16 Albert 1.118 1,353
17 Clarence 0.966 1,169
18 Roy 0.760 920
19 Willie 0.729 882
20 Samuel 0.703 851
21 Earl 0.677 819
22 Louis 0.674 816
23 Ernest 0.658 796
24 Carl 0.649 786
25 Paul 0.614 743
26 Richard 0.605 732
27 David 0.598 724
28 Joe 0.596 721
29 Raymond 0.581 703
30 Charlie 0.571 691
31 Ralph 0.525 636
32 Elmer 0.474 574
32 Oscar 0.474 574
34 Harold 0.468 566
35 Howard 0.459 556
36 Jesse 0.447 541
37 Will 0.444 538
38 Alfred 0.438 530
39 Daniel 0.431 522
40 Andrew 0.430 520
41 Herbert 0.429 519
42 Benjamin 0.397 481
42 Sam 0.397 481
44 Herman 0.376 455
45 Leo 0.370 448
46 Lee 0.368 445
47 Frederick 0.357 432
48 Francis 0.345 418
49 Michael 0.336 407
50 Jack 0.335 406
51 Lawrence 0.326 395
52 Claude 0.326 394
53 Peter 0.324 392
53 Eugene 0.324 392
55 Clyde 0.323 391
56 Ray 0.312 378
57 Lewis 0.301 364
58 Edwin 0.292 354
59 Floyd 0.290 351
60 Tom 0.288 349
61 Martin 0.287 347
62 Ben 0.265 321
63 Edgar 0.256 310
64 Homer 0.242 293
65 Jacob 0.241 292
66 Chester 0.240 291
67 Grover 0.239 289
68 Harvey 0.235 284
69 Leonard 0.227 275
70 Luther 0.224 271
71 Clifford 0.222 269
72 Guy 0.221 267
73 Otto 0.212 257
74 Jim 0.211 255
75 Russell 0.203 246
76 Leroy 0.202 244
77 Lester 0.201 243
78 Hugh 0.199 241
79 Patrick 0.193 234
80 Ed 0.186 225
81 Anthony 0.182 220
81 Eddie 0.182 220
83 Alexander 0.180 218
84 Bernard 0.179 217
85 Jessie 0.177 214
85 Oliver 0.177 214
87 Stanley 0.175 212
88 Lloyd 0.174 211
88 Leon 0.174 211
90 Theodore 0.173 209
91 Philip 0.172 208
92 Julius 0.161 195
93 Archie 0.160 194
94 Charley 0.158 191
95 Leslie 0.153 185
96 Bert 0.152 184
97 Isaac 0.150 182
98 Ira 0.150 181
99 Allen 0.149 180
100 Percy 0.146 177
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.676 12,784
2 Anna 2.528 5,695
3 Ruth 1.624 3,658
4 Margaret 1.583 3,565
5 Elizabeth 1.492 3,361
6 Helen 1.442 3,249
7 Florence 1.435 3,231
8 Ethel 1.385 3,119
9 Emma 1.318 2,968
10 Bertha 1.165 2,623
11 Clara 1.124 2,532
12 Minnie 1.114 2,510
13 Alice 1.081 2,434
14 Edna 1.056 2,378
15 Bessie 1.044 2,352
16 Grace 1.025 2,308
17 Annie 0.999 2,251
18 Ida 0.998 2,247
19 Marie 0.982 2,212
20 Lillian 0.974 2,193
21 Mabel 0.973 2,191
22 Hazel 0.911 2,052
23 Rose 0.893 2,012
24 Gertrude 0.804 1,811
25 Martha 0.801 1,805
26 Pearl 0.797 1,796
27 Nellie 0.786 1,770
28 Ella 0.781 1,760
29 Myrtle 0.781 1,759
30 Edith 0.769 1,733
31 Laura 0.747 1,683
32 Eva 0.741 1,668
33 Sarah 0.725 1,632
34 Frances 0.720 1,622
35 Elsie 0.704 1,586
36 Carrie 0.644 1,451
37 Louise 0.642 1,447
38 Agnes 0.618 1,393
39 Esther 0.614 1,382
40 Julia 0.607 1,367
41 Lillie 0.600 1,351
42 Catherine 0.593 1,335
43 Hattie 0.584 1,315
44 Cora 0.581 1,308
45 Jennie 0.565 1,273
46 Lena 0.560 1,261
47 Mattie 0.558 1,257
48 Jessie 0.540 1,216
49 Maude 0.534 1,202
50 Josephine 0.523 1,178
51 Irene 0.493 1,111
52 Blanche 0.477 1,075
53 Mae 0.476 1,071
54 Alma 0.468 1,055
55 Ada 0.467 1,051
56 Lucy 0.460 1,036
57 Lula 0.459 1,034
58 Gladys 0.452 1,017
59 Mamie 0.449 1,011
60 Mildred 0.448 1,008
61 Fannie 0.445 1,003
62 Katherine 0.428 963
63 Stella 0.411 926
64 Maggie 0.393 886
65 Dora 0.389 877
66 Viola 0.372 839
67 Nora 0.366 825
68 Dorothy 0.365 821
69 Ellen 0.354 798
70 Rosa 0.351 790
71 Ruby 0.341 769
72 Sadie 0.313 706
73 May 0.308 693
74 Effie 0.299 674
75 Nettie 0.297 668
76 Della 0.293 660
77 Willie 0.288 648
78 Susie 0.286 644
79 Marguerite 0.283 638
80 Beulah 0.276 622
81 Lydia 0.266 598
82 Olive 0.262 589
83 Lizzie 0.259 584
84 Daisy 0.254 573
85 Beatrice 0.250 564
86 Pauline 0.242 545
87 Georgia 0.240 541
88 Nancy 0.239 538
89 Flora 0.238 537
90 Vera 0.237 534
90 Kathryn 0.237 534
92 Marion 0.236 532
92 Lottie 0.236 532
94 Sallie 0.229 516
95 Emily 0.225 506
96 Katie 0.224 504
97 Virginia 0.221 498
98 Etta 0.216 486
99 Caroline 0.214 483
100 Charlotte 0.211 476