Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1904 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 1904:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 5.854 8,108
2 William 4.632 6,416
3 James 4.227 5,855
4 George 3.046 4,219
5 Robert 2.465 3,414
6 Charles 2.460 3,407
7 Joseph 2.376 3,291
8 Frank 2.021 2,799
9 Edward 1.685 2,334
10 Henry 1.506 2,086
11 Thomas 1.485 2,057
12 Walter 1.352 1,872
13 Harry 1.243 1,722
14 Willie 1.209 1,675
15 Arthur 1.079 1,495
16 Albert 1.049 1,453
17 Clarence 0.946 1,310
18 Fred 0.883 1,223
19 Paul 0.862 1,194
20 Harold 0.856 1,186
21 Roy 0.811 1,123
22 Raymond 0.789 1,093
23 Joe 0.692 959
24 Richard 0.691 957
25 Carl 0.688 953
26 Louis 0.676 936
27 Jack 0.656 908
28 Ralph 0.649 899
29 Earl 0.617 854
30 Theodore 0.602 834
31 David 0.590 817
32 Ernest 0.541 749
33 Charlie 0.534 739
34 Samuel 0.525 727
35 Howard 0.524 726
36 Francis 0.495 686
37 Herbert 0.491 680
38 Lawrence 0.478 662
39 Elmer 0.448 620
40 Sam 0.435 603
41 Alfred 0.433 600
42 Leo 0.399 553
43 Andrew 0.395 547
44 Eugene 0.391 541
45 Lee 0.385 533
46 Leonard 0.367 508
47 Herman 0.359 497
48 Russell 0.341 473
49 Daniel 0.341 472
50 Michael 0.334 462
51 Clyde 0.330 457
52 Floyd 0.322 446
53 Jesse 0.320 443
54 Oscar 0.319 442
55 Ray 0.312 432
56 Anthony 0.305 422
57 Kenneth 0.299 414
58 Donald 0.298 413
59 Lewis 0.290 402
60 Leroy 0.290 401
61 Lester 0.287 398
62 Peter 0.285 395
63 Frederick 0.282 390
64 Edwin 0.280 388
65 Stanley 0.268 371
66 Clifford 0.261 361
67 Cecil 0.259 359
68 Benjamin 0.258 358
69 Chester 0.256 355
70 Claude 0.243 337
71 Martin 0.241 334
72 Bernard 0.235 326
73 Lloyd 0.234 324
74 Tom 0.230 318
75 Eddie 0.227 315
76 Jessie 0.226 313
77 Norman 0.220 305
78 Alton 0.218 302
79 Harvey 0.217 300
80 Edgar 0.216 299
81 Will 0.207 287
82 Luther 0.206 286
83 Ben 0.204 282
84 Johnnie 0.193 267
85 Jim 0.192 266
85 Philip 0.192 266
87 Homer 0.185 256
88 Alvin 0.178 247
89 Jacob 0.175 243
90 Leon 0.174 241
91 Leslie 0.170 236
92 Melvin 0.169 234
93 Roosevelt 0.166 230
93 Milton 0.166 230
95 Everett 0.165 229
96 Allen 0.165 228
97 Patrick 0.163 226
98 Victor 0.157 218
99 Glenn 0.157 217
100 Virgil 0.152 211
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.116 14,962
2 Helen 2.219 6,488
3 Anna 1.823 5,330
4 Margaret 1.813 5,302
5 Ruth 1.676 4,900
6 Elizabeth 1.311 3,834
7 Marie 1.229 3,595
8 Florence 1.221 3,572
9 Mildred 1.205 3,525
10 Dorothy 1.189 3,477
11 Ethel 1.127 3,296
12 Lillian 1.073 3,139
13 Alice 1.071 3,131
14 Gladys 1.018 2,976
15 Edna 0.944 2,762
16 Frances 0.909 2,657
17 Rose 0.900 2,631
17 Annie 0.900 2,631
19 Grace 0.859 2,513
20 Bertha 0.808 2,363
21 Bessie 0.800 2,340
22 Emma 0.791 2,313
23 Hazel 0.787 2,301
24 Clara 0.780 2,281
25 Gertrude 0.776 2,269
26 Irene 0.756 2,212
27 Mabel 0.743 2,172
28 Louise 0.730 2,136
29 Martha 0.690 2,019
30 Pearl 0.689 2,015
31 Catherine 0.678 1,983
32 Esther 0.669 1,957
33 Edith 0.665 1,944
34 Myrtle 0.651 1,905
35 Minnie 0.645 1,885
36 Eva 0.635 1,858
37 Thelma 0.601 1,757
38 Ida 0.599 1,751
39 Elsie 0.588 1,719
40 Josephine 0.582 1,701
40 Ruby 0.582 1,701
42 Agnes 0.572 1,672
43 Sarah 0.545 1,594
44 Nellie 0.533 1,560
45 Beatrice 0.530 1,549
46 Viola 0.528 1,545
47 Laura 0.516 1,508
48 Ella 0.490 1,432
49 Julia 0.488 1,426
50 Evelyn 0.469 1,371
51 Lillie 0.466 1,364
52 Mattie 0.466 1,362
53 Lucille 0.462 1,351
54 Carrie 0.438 1,280
55 Alma 0.430 1,257
56 Pauline 0.425 1,243
57 Lena 0.420 1,228
58 Mae 0.415 1,214
59 Virginia 0.415 1,213
60 Jessie 0.409 1,197
61 Willie 0.406 1,188
62 Blanche 0.391 1,142
63 Katherine 0.386 1,128
64 Hattie 0.384 1,123
65 Marion 0.379 1,109
66 Lucy 0.371 1,086
67 Mamie 0.356 1,041
68 Stella 0.351 1,026
69 Leona 0.341 998
70 Cora 0.340 993
70 Vera 0.340 993
72 Beulah 0.336 983
73 Jennie 0.330 964
73 Fannie 0.330 964
75 Bernice 0.329 962
76 Rosa 0.309 903
77 Lula 0.306 894
78 Ann 0.301 880
79 Ada 0.300 878
80 Eleanor 0.297 868
81 Maggie 0.275 805
82 Dora 0.269 788
83 Kathryn 0.269 787
84 Ellen 0.265 774
85 Daisy 0.264 772
86 Maude 0.259 757
87 Violet 0.258 755
88 Georgia 0.252 736
88 Doris 0.252 736
90 Lois 0.249 727
91 Betty 0.242 707
92 Sadie 0.240 703
93 Nora 0.239 698
94 Marguerite 0.234 684
95 Susie 0.226 662
96 Marjorie 0.219 639
97 Anne 0.216 631
98 Hilda 0.215 629
99 Lola 0.213 624
100 Opal 0.212 621