Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1902 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 1902:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 5.957 7,908
2 William 4.984 6,616
3 James 4.212 5,592
4 George 3.181 4,223
5 Charles 2.532 3,361
6 Robert 2.395 3,180
7 Joseph 2.334 3,098
8 Frank 2.076 2,756
9 Edward 1.728 2,294
10 Henry 1.623 2,154
11 Thomas 1.608 2,134
12 Walter 1.400 1,858
13 Harry 1.318 1,750
14 Willie 1.179 1,565
15 Arthur 1.119 1,486
16 Albert 1.036 1,375
17 Clarence 0.973 1,292
18 Fred 0.969 1,286
19 Harold 0.811 1,077
20 Paul 0.804 1,067
21 Raymond 0.802 1,065
22 Roy 0.755 1,002
23 Joe 0.719 955
24 Carl 0.717 952
25 Louis 0.687 912
26 Richard 0.684 908
27 Earl 0.661 877
28 Ralph 0.653 867
29 Ernest 0.595 790
30 Charlie 0.573 761
30 David 0.573 761
32 Jack 0.560 743
33 Samuel 0.529 702
34 Theodore 0.484 642
35 Howard 0.476 632
36 Herbert 0.463 615
37 Lawrence 0.450 598
38 Francis 0.450 597
39 Alfred 0.444 590
40 Elmer 0.432 574
41 Sam 0.421 559
42 Andrew 0.420 558
43 Leo 0.415 551
44 Eugene 0.395 524
45 Daniel 0.377 501
46 Lee 0.358 475
47 Floyd 0.355 471
48 Michael 0.347 461
49 Herman 0.344 457
50 Jesse 0.329 437
51 Peter 0.326 433
52 Leonard 0.321 426
53 Russell 0.318 422
54 Anthony 0.316 420
55 Oscar 0.299 397
56 Edwin 0.296 393
57 Ray 0.295 391
58 Lewis 0.290 385
58 Lester 0.290 385
60 Clyde 0.288 382
61 Benjamin 0.282 374
62 Leroy 0.279 370
63 Donald 0.276 366
64 Will 0.270 359
65 Cecil 0.267 354
66 Eddie 0.266 353
67 Lloyd 0.259 344
68 Claude 0.253 336
69 Stanley 0.252 334
70 Frederick 0.249 330
71 Clifford 0.246 326
72 Martin 0.245 325
73 Jessie 0.243 323
74 Chester 0.242 321
75 Tom 0.235 312
76 Edgar 0.231 307
77 Jim 0.226 300
78 Kenneth 0.207 275
79 Ben 0.206 273
80 Homer 0.203 269
81 Luther 0.200 266
82 Harvey 0.199 264
83 Bernard 0.195 259
84 Norman 0.193 256
85 Leslie 0.189 251
86 Melvin 0.187 248
86 Leon 0.187 248
88 Everett 0.179 238
89 Allen 0.171 227
90 Philip 0.170 226
91 Johnnie 0.166 221
92 Hugh 0.163 217
93 Alexander 0.163 216
94 Stephen 0.158 210
95 Jacob 0.156 207
95 Milton 0.156 207
97 Victor 0.154 205
98 Patrick 0.153 203
99 Alvin 0.151 201
100 Horace 0.150 199
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.167 14,486
2 Helen 2.129 5,967
3 Anna 1.886 5,288
4 Margaret 1.787 5,011
5 Ruth 1.564 4,384
6 Elizabeth 1.318 3,694
7 Florence 1.252 3,509
8 Marie 1.221 3,423
9 Ethel 1.175 3,295
10 Alice 1.118 3,135
11 Lillian 1.093 3,063
12 Gladys 1.002 2,809
13 Edna 0.982 2,754
14 Mildred 0.981 2,750
15 Dorothy 0.966 2,707
16 Annie 0.950 2,664
17 Grace 0.942 2,642
18 Emma 0.897 2,514
19 Bessie 0.873 2,448
20 Rose 0.872 2,444
21 Clara 0.868 2,432
22 Bertha 0.846 2,372
23 Frances 0.830 2,326
24 Mabel 0.813 2,280
25 Hazel 0.798 2,238
26 Irene 0.788 2,210
27 Gertrude 0.787 2,207
28 Pearl 0.749 2,100
29 Minnie 0.733 2,055
30 Martha 0.724 2,030
31 Catherine 0.676 1,896
32 Myrtle 0.672 1,884
33 Edith 0.661 1,853
34 Ida 0.655 1,836
35 Esther 0.654 1,833
36 Louise 0.653 1,832
37 Eva 0.616 1,727
38 Elsie 0.614 1,720
39 Sarah 0.610 1,710
40 Agnes 0.598 1,676
41 Nellie 0.559 1,566
41 Josephine 0.559 1,566
43 Laura 0.556 1,559
44 Lillie 0.547 1,533
45 Ella 0.544 1,525
46 Julia 0.535 1,501
47 Ruby 0.520 1,458
48 Viola 0.516 1,447
49 Beatrice 0.510 1,429
50 Carrie 0.491 1,376
51 Mattie 0.483 1,353
52 Thelma 0.467 1,310
53 Mae 0.450 1,261
54 Jessie 0.442 1,240
55 Alma 0.438 1,229
56 Lena 0.437 1,225
57 Hattie 0.415 1,163
58 Blanche 0.413 1,159
59 Evelyn 0.411 1,151
60 Mamie 0.402 1,127
61 Lucille 0.388 1,087
62 Cora 0.386 1,081
63 Stella 0.383 1,075
64 Willie 0.382 1,071
65 Lucy 0.380 1,065
66 Marion 0.368 1,033
67 Virginia 0.360 1,008
68 Katherine 0.358 1,004
69 Jennie 0.351 985
69 Pauline 0.351 985
71 Lula 0.348 976
72 Fannie 0.346 971
73 Vera 0.338 947
74 Ada 0.329 921
75 Rosa 0.324 909
76 Leona 0.312 875
77 Beulah 0.311 873
78 Maggie 0.304 853
79 Eleanor 0.299 837
80 Maude 0.297 834
81 Bernice 0.283 794
82 Dora 0.278 780
83 Ann 0.269 753
83 Ellen 0.269 753
85 Daisy 0.267 748
86 Nora 0.258 724
87 Susie 0.256 717
87 Kathryn 0.256 717
89 Sadie 0.255 716
90 Marguerite 0.248 695
91 Georgia 0.237 664
92 Effie 0.235 658
93 Doris 0.234 656
94 Hilda 0.232 649
94 Violet 0.232 649
96 Della 0.217 609
97 Emily 0.216 606
98 Lois 0.212 594
99 Olive 0.212 593
100 Flora 0.209 587