Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1903 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 1903:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 5.884 7,609
2 William 4.880 6,311
3 James 4.237 5,480
4 George 3.063 3,961
5 Charles 2.484 3,212
6 Joseph 2.413 3,121
7 Robert 2.354 3,044
8 Frank 2.044 2,644
9 Edward 1.754 2,268
10 Thomas 1.517 1,962
11 Henry 1.486 1,922
12 Walter 1.423 1,840
13 Harry 1.274 1,647
14 Willie 1.124 1,454
15 Arthur 1.110 1,435
16 Albert 1.034 1,337
17 Clarence 0.975 1,261
18 Fred 0.931 1,204
19 Paul 0.836 1,081
20 Harold 0.823 1,065
21 Raymond 0.813 1,051
22 Roy 0.754 975
23 Carl 0.704 910
24 Joe 0.692 895
25 Louis 0.687 889
26 Richard 0.667 863
27 Earl 0.647 837
28 Jack 0.643 831
29 Ralph 0.624 807
30 Ernest 0.591 764
31 Samuel 0.573 741
32 Charlie 0.571 739
33 David 0.554 716
34 Herbert 0.517 668
35 Francis 0.514 665
36 Theodore 0.513 663
37 Leo 0.492 636
37 Howard 0.492 636
39 Alfred 0.431 557
40 Elmer 0.430 556
41 Sam 0.427 552
42 Andrew 0.426 551
43 Lawrence 0.414 536
44 Eugene 0.370 478
45 Lee 0.369 477
46 Floyd 0.365 472
47 Michael 0.360 466
48 Herman 0.347 449
49 Leonard 0.346 448
50 Daniel 0.334 432
51 Oscar 0.330 427
52 Clyde 0.319 413
53 Lester 0.309 400
54 Anthony 0.309 399
55 Ray 0.307 397
56 Russell 0.302 390
57 Jesse 0.300 388
58 Peter 0.288 372
59 Stanley 0.279 361
60 Donald 0.278 359
61 Clifford 0.269 348
62 Edwin 0.268 347
63 Frederick 0.264 341
64 Leroy 0.263 340
65 Lewis 0.259 335
66 Cecil 0.257 332
67 Kenneth 0.255 330
68 Chester 0.253 327
69 Benjamin 0.251 324
70 Eddie 0.243 314
71 Claude 0.233 301
72 Lloyd 0.231 299
73 Tom 0.228 295
74 Will 0.227 293
74 Harvey 0.227 293
76 Leon 0.222 287
77 Martin 0.219 283
78 Jessie 0.217 280
79 Bernard 0.210 271
80 Luther 0.205 265
81 Ben 0.200 259
81 Edgar 0.200 259
83 Homer 0.199 257
83 Jim 0.199 257
85 Philip 0.193 250
86 Norman 0.184 238
87 Johnnie 0.183 237
88 Melvin 0.178 230
89 Leslie 0.176 227
90 Alvin 0.172 222
91 Allen 0.169 219
92 Milton 0.162 210
92 Patrick 0.162 210
92 Oliver 0.162 210
95 Everett 0.158 204
96 Stephen 0.155 200
97 Glenn 0.153 198
98 Roosevelt 0.152 196
98 Victor 0.152 196
100 Alexander 0.151 195
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.131 14,275
2 Helen 2.203 6,129
3 Anna 1.832 5,098
4 Margaret 1.814 5,046
5 Ruth 1.624 4,518
6 Elizabeth 1.338 3,723
7 Marie 1.247 3,469
8 Florence 1.247 3,468
9 Ethel 1.171 3,257
10 Mildred 1.110 3,088
11 Dorothy 1.106 3,078
12 Alice 1.077 2,996
13 Lillian 1.068 2,972
14 Gladys 0.961 2,674
15 Edna 0.959 2,667
16 Grace 0.940 2,615
17 Annie 0.917 2,551
18 Rose 0.891 2,478
19 Frances 0.850 2,365
20 Clara 0.842 2,342
21 Bessie 0.841 2,339
22 Bertha 0.830 2,309
23 Emma 0.830 2,308
24 Gertrude 0.810 2,253
25 Mabel 0.777 2,163
26 Hazel 0.769 2,139
27 Pearl 0.735 2,046
28 Irene 0.719 2,001
29 Martha 0.712 1,980
29 Myrtle 0.712 1,980
31 Louise 0.696 1,935
32 Catherine 0.689 1,916
33 Edith 0.683 1,901
34 Esther 0.677 1,883
35 Minnie 0.664 1,846
36 Eva 0.641 1,783
37 Ida 0.638 1,774
38 Elsie 0.618 1,720
39 Agnes 0.581 1,616
40 Josephine 0.570 1,587
41 Sarah 0.558 1,553
42 Ruby 0.553 1,538
43 Laura 0.541 1,504
44 Viola 0.537 1,495
45 Nellie 0.536 1,491
46 Lillie 0.534 1,485
47 Thelma 0.532 1,479
48 Julia 0.520 1,447
49 Beatrice 0.517 1,439
50 Ella 0.510 1,419
51 Mattie 0.459 1,278
52 Carrie 0.450 1,252
53 Alma 0.447 1,244
54 Evelyn 0.435 1,211
55 Jessie 0.432 1,202
56 Lena 0.431 1,200
57 Lucille 0.429 1,193
58 Mae 0.428 1,192
59 Blanche 0.422 1,174
60 Hattie 0.398 1,106
61 Marion 0.375 1,042
61 Pauline 0.375 1,042
63 Virginia 0.371 1,032
64 Stella 0.365 1,016
64 Fannie 0.365 1,016
66 Katherine 0.365 1,015
67 Willie 0.364 1,014
68 Lucy 0.356 990
68 Mamie 0.356 990
70 Cora 0.354 986
71 Jennie 0.336 936
72 Beulah 0.331 920
73 Lula 0.328 913
74 Rosa 0.327 911
75 Vera 0.323 899
76 Leona 0.317 881
77 Bernice 0.312 868
78 Ada 0.303 843
79 Eleanor 0.302 840
80 Maggie 0.280 780
81 Dora 0.280 778
82 Maude 0.279 776
82 Daisy 0.279 776
84 Ann 0.278 774
85 Ellen 0.278 773
86 Kathryn 0.262 729
87 Nora 0.260 724
88 Hilda 0.251 698
89 Sadie 0.246 683
90 Susie 0.244 680
91 Marguerite 0.240 667
92 Lois 0.239 664
93 Violet 0.229 636
94 Georgia 0.227 632
95 Doris 0.226 629
96 Della 0.220 611
97 Olive 0.215 597
98 Betty 0.214 596
99 Velma 0.212 589
100 Anne 0.209 581