Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1894 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 1894:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 6.596 8,238
2 William 5.825 7,275
3 James 4.091 5,110
4 George 3.495 4,365
5 Charles 3.033 3,788
6 Joseph 2.384 2,977
7 Frank 2.292 2,863
8 Robert 1.999 2,497
9 Henry 1.824 2,278
10 Harry 1.753 2,189
11 Edward 1.745 2,179
12 Thomas 1.737 2,170
13 Walter 1.609 2,010
14 Arthur 1.371 1,712
15 Fred 1.181 1,475
16 Albert 1.159 1,447
17 Clarence 0.949 1,185
18 Roy 0.815 1,018
19 Willie 0.789 986
20 Earl 0.717 896
21 Louis 0.696 869
22 Carl 0.689 861
23 Paul 0.660 824
24 Ernest 0.657 821
25 Richard 0.647 808
26 Samuel 0.621 776
27 Raymond 0.614 767
28 Joe 0.593 741
29 David 0.584 729
30 Charlie 0.564 704
31 Ralph 0.554 692
32 Harold 0.552 690
33 Howard 0.490 612
34 Oscar 0.481 601
35 Andrew 0.476 594
36 Herbert 0.468 585
37 Elmer 0.460 575
38 Jesse 0.454 567
39 Will 0.448 559
40 Alfred 0.417 521
41 Daniel 0.412 515
41 Leo 0.412 515
43 Sam 0.406 507
44 Benjamin 0.376 469
45 Lee 0.364 455
46 Floyd 0.356 445
47 Jack 0.353 441
48 Herman 0.347 433
49 Lawrence 0.345 431
50 Francis 0.339 424
51 Michael 0.339 423
52 Eugene 0.337 421
53 Claude 0.335 419
54 Frederick 0.331 413
55 Peter 0.313 391
56 Clyde 0.309 386
57 Ray 0.303 379
58 Edwin 0.293 366
59 Lewis 0.287 359
60 Leonard 0.275 343
60 Tom 0.275 343
62 Ben 0.261 326
63 Chester 0.260 325
64 Edgar 0.251 313
65 Clifford 0.246 307
66 Martin 0.239 299
67 Harvey 0.235 293
68 Jacob 0.234 292
69 Lester 0.233 291
70 Jim 0.230 287
71 Luther 0.228 285
72 Russell 0.223 278
73 Homer 0.219 273
74 Otto 0.216 270
75 Hugh 0.215 269
76 Guy 0.209 261
77 Anthony 0.206 257
78 Bernard 0.205 256
79 Jessie 0.204 255
80 Lloyd 0.203 253
81 Theodore 0.193 241
81 Ed 0.193 241
83 Leroy 0.191 239
84 Leon 0.189 236
85 Patrick 0.183 229
86 Everett 0.181 226
87 Leslie 0.179 223
88 Oliver 0.178 222
89 Allen 0.175 219
90 Stanley 0.175 218
91 Philip 0.171 214
92 Archie 0.166 207
93 Ira 0.165 206
94 Eddie 0.163 203
95 Norman 0.159 199
95 Alexander 0.159 199
97 Horace 0.157 196
98 Bert 0.150 187
99 Charley 0.149 186
100 Victor 0.144 180
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.573 13,151
2 Anna 2.358 5,565
3 Margaret 1.568 3,701
4 Helen 1.558 3,676
5 Elizabeth 1.451 3,425
6 Ruth 1.429 3,372
7 Ethel 1.393 3,287
8 Florence 1.370 3,233
9 Emma 1.245 2,937
10 Marie 1.123 2,649
11 Clara 1.103 2,603
12 Minnie 1.098 2,592
13 Bessie 1.068 2,520
14 Bertha 1.058 2,496
15 Edna 1.042 2,458
16 Lillian 1.034 2,441
17 Alice 1.023 2,414
18 Annie 1.014 2,393
19 Grace 1.001 2,361
20 Mabel 0.941 2,221
21 Ida 0.930 2,195
22 Rose 0.901 2,126
23 Hazel 0.891 2,103
24 Martha 0.834 1,968
25 Gertrude 0.809 1,908
26 Edith 0.771 1,820
27 Myrtle 0.770 1,818
28 Pearl 0.758 1,789
29 Frances 0.753 1,776
30 Nellie 0.749 1,767
31 Ella 0.746 1,761
32 Laura 0.733 1,730
33 Elsie 0.727 1,716
34 Sarah 0.721 1,701
35 Eva 0.709 1,673
36 Esther 0.701 1,654
37 Louise 0.666 1,571
38 Agnes 0.623 1,470
39 Carrie 0.615 1,452
40 Lillie 0.607 1,432
41 Catherine 0.606 1,430
42 Lena 0.576 1,360
43 Irene 0.571 1,347
44 Hattie 0.562 1,325
45 Julia 0.559 1,320
46 Cora 0.559 1,319
47 Gladys 0.533 1,258
48 Josephine 0.532 1,256
49 Mattie 0.525 1,238
50 Mildred 0.517 1,220
51 Jennie 0.513 1,210
52 Alma 0.499 1,177
53 Maude 0.485 1,144
54 Mae 0.481 1,134
55 Jessie 0.475 1,120
56 Blanche 0.462 1,091
57 Lucy 0.456 1,077
58 Dorothy 0.446 1,052
59 Mamie 0.442 1,043
60 Lula 0.442 1,042
61 Stella 0.439 1,035
62 Ada 0.431 1,018
63 Fannie 0.425 1,003
64 Katherine 0.402 948
65 Viola 0.384 906
66 Maggie 0.379 895
67 Ruby 0.370 874
68 Nora 0.362 854
69 Dora 0.350 827
70 Rosa 0.331 780
71 May 0.323 763
72 Ellen 0.322 759
73 Sadie 0.316 745
74 Effie 0.302 712
75 Willie 0.300 709
76 Beatrice 0.290 684
77 Della 0.289 681
78 Susie 0.287 678
79 Beulah 0.286 675
80 Pauline 0.278 656
81 Daisy 0.273 645
82 Nettie 0.267 630
83 Marguerite 0.264 624
84 Flora 0.262 619
85 Lydia 0.262 618
85 Vera 0.262 618
87 Lottie 0.253 597
88 Olive 0.250 589
89 Marion 0.249 587
90 Sallie 0.247 584
91 Virginia 0.247 583
92 Lizzie 0.238 562
93 Emily 0.234 551
94 Georgia 0.227 535
95 Katie 0.222 525
96 Kathryn 0.220 520
97 Etta 0.220 519
98 Nancy 0.218 515
99 Evelyn 0.208 491
100 Theresa 0.205 484
100 Charlotte 0.205 484