Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1919 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 1919:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 5.272 53,530
2 William 4.332 43,984
3 James 4.175 42,390
4 Robert 4.041 41,027
5 Charles 2.481 25,193
6 George 2.480 25,177
7 Joseph 2.390 24,268
8 Edward 1.826 18,539
9 Frank 1.547 15,703
10 Thomas 1.323 13,432
11 Walter 1.268 12,878
12 Richard 1.225 12,443
13 Harold 1.183 12,016
14 Raymond 1.121 11,385
15 Paul 1.114 11,309
16 Henry 1.046 10,617
17 Donald 0.975 9,900
18 Albert 0.946 9,610
19 Arthur 0.939 9,538
20 Harry 0.885 8,989
21 Jack 0.814 8,263
22 Ralph 0.759 7,709
23 Willie 0.684 6,945
24 Howard 0.674 6,841
25 Clarence 0.672 6,828
26 Kenneth 0.669 6,791
27 David 0.662 6,722
28 Louis 0.656 6,659
29 Carl 0.638 6,474
30 Fred 0.600 6,092
31 Earl 0.589 5,978
32 Roy 0.588 5,969
33 Eugene 0.580 5,894
34 Francis 0.564 5,726
35 Joe 0.562 5,711
36 Ernest 0.522 5,297
37 Stanley 0.516 5,237
38 Lawrence 0.513 5,205
39 Leonard 0.493 5,010
40 Herbert 0.488 4,959
41 Anthony 0.466 4,735
42 Alfred 0.454 4,612
43 Samuel 0.440 4,471
44 Elmer 0.392 3,983
45 Bernard 0.386 3,917
46 Michael 0.385 3,913
47 Andrew 0.379 3,850
48 Norman 0.375 3,807
49 Leo 0.374 3,802
50 Russell 0.359 3,645
51 Daniel 0.347 3,524
52 Edwin 0.340 3,449
53 Chester 0.338 3,430
54 Theodore 0.337 3,424
55 Leroy 0.337 3,423
56 Melvin 0.333 3,382
57 Peter 0.332 3,376
58 Lloyd 0.319 3,237
59 Floyd 0.307 3,122
60 Clifford 0.299 3,038
61 Herman 0.298 3,026
62 Lester 0.298 3,021
63 Marvin 0.295 2,997
64 Frederick 0.289 2,931
65 Vernon 0.288 2,928
66 Charlie 0.285 2,890
67 Clyde 0.284 2,885
68 Victor 0.271 2,748
69 Ray 0.268 2,723
70 Gerald 0.265 2,689
71 Vincent 0.249 2,531
71 Philip 0.249 2,531
73 Milton 0.241 2,447
74 Lewis 0.239 2,430
75 Sam 0.235 2,385
76 Alvin 0.235 2,384
77 Jesse 0.232 2,357
78 Cecil 0.227 2,300
79 Benjamin 0.224 2,278
80 Leon 0.222 2,249
81 Martin 0.217 2,204
82 Lee 0.216 2,190
83 Warren 0.215 2,180
84 Glenn 0.212 2,153
85 Harvey 0.200 2,026
86 Gordon 0.199 2,017
87 Willard 0.198 2,015
88 Oscar 0.196 1,992
89 Edgar 0.195 1,984
90 Wayne 0.193 1,957
91 Woodrow 0.178 1,807
92 Claude 0.175 1,772
93 Everett 0.174 1,771
94 Arnold 0.174 1,765
95 Sidney 0.169 1,716
96 Johnnie 0.169 1,715
97 Stephen 0.167 1,693
98 Wilbur 0.166 1,689
99 Morris 0.164 1,662
100 Eddie 0.164 1,661
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.605 65,837
2 Helen 2.869 33,705
3 Dorothy 2.702 31,738
4 Margaret 2.234 26,238
5 Ruth 2.091 24,565
6 Mildred 1.473 17,298
7 Virginia 1.331 15,638
8 Elizabeth 1.301 15,288
9 Frances 1.286 15,104
10 Anna 1.235 14,503
11 Evelyn 1.134 13,318
12 Marie 1.022 12,011
13 Alice 0.948 11,140
14 Florence 0.892 10,482
15 Betty 0.860 10,106
16 Irene 0.827 9,712
17 Lillian 0.810 9,514
18 Doris 0.803 9,430
19 Rose 0.783 9,194
20 Louise 0.750 8,810
21 Gladys 0.742 8,716
22 Edna 0.716 8,405
23 Ruby 0.710 8,335
24 Catherine 0.709 8,332
25 Martha 0.708 8,321
26 Josephine 0.690 8,105
27 Lucille 0.669 7,853
28 Ethel 0.665 7,813
29 Edith 0.661 7,769
30 Eleanor 0.648 7,613
31 Thelma 0.644 7,560
32 Hazel 0.633 7,430
33 Marjorie 0.625 7,336
34 Grace 0.612 7,194
35 Annie 0.609 7,149
36 Pauline 0.594 6,972
37 Jean 0.579 6,800
38 Esther 0.532 6,248
39 Gertrude 0.512 6,015
40 Lois 0.509 5,976
41 Beatrice 0.498 5,855
42 Bernice 0.493 5,792
43 Clara 0.460 5,405
44 Marion 0.439 5,158
45 Emma 0.433 5,088
46 Sarah 0.427 5,020
47 Elsie 0.425 4,995
48 Julia 0.421 4,950
49 Ann 0.419 4,925
50 Agnes 0.417 4,901
51 Katherine 0.413 4,847
52 Bertha 0.405 4,753
53 Jane 0.385 4,525
54 Rita 0.385 4,517
55 Eva 0.382 4,483
56 Pearl 0.364 4,273
57 Ida 0.354 4,163
58 Viola 0.352 4,129
59 Bessie 0.350 4,107
60 Barbara 0.348 4,084
61 Willie 0.345 4,049
62 Lorraine 0.339 3,979
63 Anne 0.338 3,976
64 June 0.337 3,964
65 Vera 0.327 3,847
66 Kathryn 0.326 3,827
67 Myrtle 0.325 3,816
68 Geraldine 0.317 3,726
68 Nellie 0.317 3,726
70 Stella 0.315 3,703
71 Laura 0.312 3,663
72 Vivian 0.310 3,639
73 Juanita 0.310 3,637
74 Violet 0.306 3,598
75 Jessie 0.300 3,527
76 Alma 0.293 3,438
77 Sylvia 0.290 3,412
78 Mabel 0.290 3,405
79 Charlotte 0.286 3,354
80 Minnie 0.278 3,271
81 Marian 0.278 3,264
82 Lillie 0.278 3,262
83 Norma 0.272 3,197
84 Phyllis 0.272 3,190
85 Maxine 0.271 3,184
86 Wilma 0.270 3,170
87 Genevieve 0.269 3,156
88 Ella 0.269 3,155
89 Shirley 0.268 3,150
90 Leona 0.258 3,033
91 Lucy 0.256 3,010
92 Ellen 0.249 2,929
93 Jennie 0.249 2,928
94 Lena 0.245 2,873
95 Mattie 0.243 2,855
96 Marguerite 0.241 2,836
97 Blanche 0.227 2,668
98 Opal 0.226 2,653
99 Mae 0.224 2,635
100 Nancy 0.224 2,630