Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1915 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 1915:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 5.401 47,579
2 William 4.378 38,565
3 James 3.834 33,778
4 Robert 3.262 28,739
5 Joseph 2.616 23,050
6 George 2.532 22,306
7 Charles 2.493 21,960
8 Edward 1.804 15,889
9 Frank 1.703 15,006
10 Thomas 1.304 11,491
11 Walter 1.278 11,258
12 Harold 1.185 10,442
13 Paul 1.172 10,327
14 Henry 1.151 10,139
15 Richard 1.038 9,143
16 Raymond 1.020 8,982
17 Albert 1.002 8,825
18 Arthur 0.972 8,563
19 Harry 0.961 8,470
20 Donald 0.808 7,117
21 Ralph 0.774 6,816
22 Carl 0.751 6,614
23 Louis 0.740 6,519
24 Clarence 0.711 6,267
25 Howard 0.693 6,104
26 Fred 0.656 5,778
27 Jack 0.652 5,747
28 Kenneth 0.645 5,682
29 Francis 0.635 5,594
30 Willie 0.617 5,434
31 David 0.612 5,395
32 Roy 0.573 5,050
33 Earl 0.557 4,908
34 Stanley 0.546 4,808
35 Ernest 0.543 4,787
36 Anthony 0.536 4,721
37 Lawrence 0.532 4,688
38 Joe 0.528 4,648
39 Samuel 0.494 4,353
40 Herbert 0.493 4,341
41 Eugene 0.490 4,321
42 Alfred 0.480 4,232
43 Michael 0.463 4,083
44 Leonard 0.453 3,993
45 Elmer 0.432 3,802
46 Andrew 0.406 3,574
47 Leo 0.401 3,529
48 Peter 0.375 3,302
48 Bernard 0.375 3,302
50 Norman 0.370 3,262
51 Russell 0.369 3,250
52 Frederick 0.359 3,159
53 Edwin 0.358 3,151
54 Chester 0.345 3,043
55 Daniel 0.341 3,002
56 Herman 0.339 2,983
57 Lester 0.334 2,943
58 Willard 0.328 2,889
59 Floyd 0.321 2,824
60 Melvin 0.316 2,780
61 Clifford 0.311 2,741
62 Lloyd 0.301 2,653
63 Clyde 0.286 2,517
64 Theodore 0.284 2,504
65 Vincent 0.283 2,491
66 Leroy 0.278 2,451
67 Ray 0.268 2,365
68 Sam 0.266 2,339
69 Philip 0.264 2,328
70 Lewis 0.262 2,307
71 Benjamin 0.254 2,241
72 Marvin 0.253 2,227
73 Milton 0.253 2,225
74 Victor 0.251 2,210
75 Charlie 0.249 2,193
76 Cecil 0.248 2,181
77 Jesse 0.240 2,111
78 Gerald 0.237 2,085
79 Martin 0.235 2,070
80 Vernon 0.234 2,060
81 Alvin 0.228 2,006
82 Leon 0.224 1,977
83 Woodrow 0.223 1,965
84 Lee 0.217 1,916
85 Edgar 0.215 1,895
86 Stephen 0.210 1,851
87 Glenn 0.209 1,842
88 Oscar 0.203 1,788
89 Everett 0.196 1,731
90 Gordon 0.195 1,717
91 Arnold 0.192 1,690
92 Wilbur 0.191 1,685
93 Morris 0.188 1,660
94 Sidney 0.183 1,615
95 Harvey 0.183 1,613
96 Claude 0.182 1,605
97 Wayne 0.172 1,518
98 Homer 0.169 1,487
99 Allen 0.166 1,458
100 Gilbert 0.165 1,452
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.683 58,187
2 Helen 3.014 30,865
3 Dorothy 2.457 25,154
4 Margaret 2.252 23,054
5 Ruth 2.137 21,881
6 Mildred 1.490 15,252
7 Anna 1.477 15,120
8 Elizabeth 1.377 14,103
9 Frances 1.249 12,787
10 Evelyn 1.132 11,594
11 Marie 1.110 11,361
12 Virginia 1.070 10,952
13 Alice 1.028 10,525
14 Florence 0.987 10,104
15 Lillian 0.932 9,546
16 Rose 0.916 9,374
17 Irene 0.813 8,324
18 Louise 0.812 8,314
19 Catherine 0.799 8,180
20 Edna 0.795 8,143
21 Gladys 0.767 7,857
22 Josephine 0.743 7,605
23 Ethel 0.721 7,380
24 Ruby 0.707 7,237
25 Martha 0.705 7,217
26 Hazel 0.693 7,092
27 Grace 0.688 7,044
28 Eleanor 0.687 7,036
29 Lucille 0.684 7,006
30 Thelma 0.660 6,762
31 Edith 0.660 6,760
32 Pauline 0.619 6,334
33 Esther 0.617 6,320
34 Doris 0.615 6,292
35 Gertrude 0.594 6,078
36 Annie 0.580 5,936
37 Beatrice 0.522 5,342
38 Clara 0.516 5,285
39 Marjorie 0.500 5,119
40 Emma 0.493 5,044
41 Elsie 0.485 4,967
42 Bernice 0.482 4,937
43 Ann 0.478 4,896
44 Julia 0.472 4,832
45 Agnes 0.468 4,795
46 Bertha 0.467 4,785
47 Lois 0.466 4,775
48 Jean 0.450 4,604
49 Katherine 0.438 4,489
50 Marion 0.435 4,456
51 Sarah 0.431 4,414
52 Anne 0.423 4,333
53 Betty 0.408 4,182
54 Ida 0.403 4,124
55 Eva 0.398 4,079
56 Pearl 0.388 3,976
57 Bessie 0.380 3,888
58 Myrtle 0.377 3,865
59 Viola 0.377 3,855
60 Kathryn 0.369 3,778
61 Laura 0.364 3,722
62 Mabel 0.360 3,683
63 Nellie 0.359 3,680
64 Stella 0.357 3,657
65 Vera 0.338 3,460
66 Jessie 0.328 3,356
67 Sylvia 0.321 3,283
68 Minnie 0.319 3,270
69 Jane 0.319 3,265
70 Alma 0.317 3,248
71 Rita 0.299 3,063
72 Willie 0.297 3,040
73 Jennie 0.295 3,016
74 Leona 0.290 2,971
75 Ella 0.289 2,954
76 Lena 0.286 2,927
77 Genevieve 0.286 2,926
78 Vivian 0.279 2,857
79 Lucy 0.275 2,814
80 Wilma 0.271 2,773
81 Charlotte 0.269 2,757
82 Violet 0.269 2,752
83 Barbara 0.264 2,706
84 Marguerite 0.262 2,687
84 Lillie 0.262 2,687
86 Marian 0.255 2,612
87 Blanche 0.253 2,590
88 Ellen 0.252 2,580
89 Mae 0.243 2,486
90 Opal 0.242 2,482
91 Mattie 0.238 2,434
92 Juanita 0.234 2,397
93 Theresa 0.226 2,309
94 Velma 0.223 2,287
95 Beulah 0.222 2,268
96 June 0.209 2,139
97 Sophie 0.206 2,111
98 Maxine 0.206 2,110
99 Emily 0.204 2,091
100 Phyllis 0.204 2,089