Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1898 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 1898:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 6.177 8,160
2 William 5.601 7,400
3 James 4.028 5,321
4 George 3.673 4,853
5 Charles 2.692 3,557
6 Joseph 2.400 3,171
7 Robert 2.220 2,933
8 Frank 2.214 2,925
9 Edward 1.769 2,337
10 Thomas 1.636 2,161
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.255 14,406
2 Anna 2.106 5,773
3 Helen 1.908 5,230
4 Margaret 1.713 4,696
5 Ruth 1.550 4,249
6 Florence 1.382 3,790
7 Elizabeth 1.335 3,659
8 Ethel 1.288 3,531
9 Marie 1.253 3,435
10 Lillian 1.117 3,061