Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1899 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 1899:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 6.068 6,990
2 William 5.283 6,086
3 James 3.991 4,598
4 George 3.489 4,019
5 Charles 2.732 3,147
6 Joseph 2.326 2,679
7 Robert 2.265 2,609
8 Frank 2.214 2,550
9 Edward 1.650 1,901
10 Henry 1.589 1,831
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.322 13,172
2 Anna 2.067 5,115
3 Helen 2.040 5,048
4 Margaret 1.717 4,249
5 Ruth 1.581 3,912
6 Florence 1.339 3,314
7 Elizabeth 1.328 3,287
8 Marie 1.275 3,156
9 Ethel 1.212 2,999
10 Lillian 1.092 2,703