Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1918 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 1918:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 5.393 56,559
2 William 4.318 45,289
3 James 4.016 42,123
4 Robert 3.874 40,626
5 Charles 2.567 26,924
6 George 2.510 26,319
7 Joseph 2.504 26,262
8 Edward 1.858 19,488
9 Frank 1.623 17,017
10 Thomas 1.327 13,914
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.603 67,372
2 Helen 3.007 36,152
3 Dorothy 2.664 32,032
4 Margaret 2.257 27,136
5 Ruth 2.124 25,537
6 Mildred 1.435 17,256
7 Virginia 1.366 16,420
8 Frances 1.342 16,130
9 Elizabeth 1.318 15,851
10 Anna 1.303 15,665