Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1925 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 1925:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Robert 5.290 60,903
2 John 4.967 57,184
3 William 4.628 53,290
4 James 4.574 52,668
5 Charles 2.569 29,579
6 George 2.308 26,572
7 Joseph 2.137 24,603
8 Richard 2.022 23,276
9 Edward 1.744 20,083
10 Donald 1.668 19,203
11 Thomas 1.450 16,690
12 Frank 1.332 15,331
13 Paul 1.232 14,181
14 Harold 1.181 13,596
15 Raymond 1.081 12,444
16 Walter 1.053 12,128
17 Jack 1.043 12,008
18 Henry 0.923 10,623
19 Kenneth 0.881 10,144
20 Arthur 0.867 9,981
21 Albert 0.826 9,512
22 David 0.774 8,912
23 Harry 0.748 8,615
24 Eugene 0.739 8,510
25 Ralph 0.735 8,464
26 Howard 0.623 7,169
27 Willie 0.619 7,124
28 Carl 0.613 7,058
29 Louis 0.590 6,791
30 Clarence 0.579 6,670
31 Earl 0.559 6,436
32 Roy 0.553 6,372
33 Fred 0.538 6,199
34 Joe 0.530 6,105
35 Francis 0.520 5,983
36 Lawrence 0.489 5,627
37 Ernest 0.477 5,492
38 Leonard 0.474 5,462
39 Anthony 0.437 5,037
40 Stanley 0.437 5,034
41 Norman 0.432 4,977
42 Herbert 0.427 4,919
43 Alfred 0.417 4,797
44 Daniel 0.395 4,550
45 Gerald 0.392 4,510
46 Samuel 0.383 4,406
47 Calvin 0.373 4,300
48 Bernard 0.370 4,255
49 Billy 0.365 4,206
50 Melvin 0.360 4,147
51 Marvin 0.355 4,092
52 Leroy 0.337 3,883
53 Russell 0.330 3,805
54 Leo 0.328 3,773
55 Michael 0.326 3,759
56 Andrew 0.314 3,615
57 Edwin 0.309 3,557
58 Floyd 0.306 3,522
59 Clifford 0.298 3,431
60 Peter 0.293 3,370
61 Elmer 0.292 3,359
62 Lloyd 0.288 3,321
63 Theodore 0.280 3,223
64 Ray 0.279 3,218
65 Frederick 0.268 3,091
66 Warren 0.256 2,944
67 Vernon 0.253 2,911
68 Clyde 0.252 2,904
69 Herman 0.251 2,892
70 Alvin 0.241 2,774
71 Vincent 0.241 2,772
72 Gordon 0.239 2,748
73 Chester 0.236 2,721
74 Wayne 0.236 2,712
75 Philip 0.233 2,677
76 Leon 0.229 2,639
77 Glenn 0.227 2,611
78 Charlie 0.224 2,577
79 Lewis 0.224 2,576
80 Milton 0.223 2,569
81 Lester 0.222 2,560
82 Lee 0.220 2,537
83 Martin 0.210 2,416
84 Bill 0.207 2,379
85 Jesse 0.206 2,375
86 Dale 0.199 2,296
87 Cecil 0.199 2,295
88 Harvey 0.190 2,193
89 Victor 0.184 2,117
90 Roger 0.182 2,098
91 Sam 0.182 2,093
92 Wallace 0.180 2,075
93 Benjamin 0.180 2,073
94 Allen 0.177 2,037
95 Arnold 0.171 1,974
96 Edgar 0.157 1,809
97 Willard 0.156 1,795
98 Roland 0.155 1,783
99 Oscar 0.153 1,759
100 Johnnie 0.151 1,744
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.590 70,603
2 Dorothy 3.054 38,576
3 Betty 2.598 32,813
4 Helen 2.309 29,163
5 Margaret 1.937 24,460
6 Ruth 1.762 22,255
7 Virginia 1.384 17,482
8 Doris 1.272 16,069
9 Mildred 1.144 14,445
10 Elizabeth 1.103 13,930
11 Frances 1.094 13,819
12 Evelyn 0.990 12,506
13 Anna 0.970 12,247
14 Jean 0.918 11,595
15 Alice 0.916 11,573
16 Marie 0.865 10,928
17 Shirley 0.832 10,514
18 Lois 0.758 9,572
19 Irene 0.747 9,440
20 Gloria 0.742 9,372
21 Marjorie 0.737 9,305
22 Barbara 0.725 9,156
23 Martha 0.694 8,764
24 Florence 0.680 8,587
25 Lillian 0.662 8,355
26 Rose 0.655 8,277
27 Louise 0.655 8,271
28 Patricia 0.641 8,093
29 Catherine 0.623 7,870
30 Ruby 0.621 7,847
31 Eleanor 0.611 7,723
32 Annie 0.582 7,348
33 Gladys 0.573 7,232
34 Norma 0.550 6,941
35 Thelma 0.540 6,823
36 Josephine 0.539 6,807
37 Edna 0.537 6,787
38 Pauline 0.533 6,729
39 June 0.526 6,649
40 Phyllis 0.513 6,485
41 Lucille 0.507 6,398
42 Edith 0.497 6,271
43 Ethel 0.489 6,173
44 Grace 0.473 5,979
45 Hazel 0.457 5,776
46 Bernice 0.453 5,725
47 Marion 0.441 5,575
48 Rita 0.422 5,326
49 Juanita 0.415 5,237
50 Beatrice 0.395 4,993
51 Lorraine 0.395 4,986
52 Ann 0.391 4,934
53 Jane 0.387 4,882
54 Geraldine 0.383 4,839
55 Clara 0.378 4,776
56 Esther 0.374 4,725
57 Emma 0.373 4,709
58 Sarah 0.371 4,690
59 Joyce 0.346 4,364
60 Nancy 0.342 4,325
61 Katherine 0.336 4,239
62 Wilma 0.331 4,176
63 Dolores 0.328 4,146
64 Elsie 0.328 4,144
65 Julia 0.320 4,045
66 Joan 0.319 4,028
67 Marian 0.315 3,979
68 Willie 0.312 3,945
69 Agnes 0.310 3,913
70 Gertrude 0.308 3,890
71 Eva 0.305 3,854
72 Wanda 0.301 3,805
73 Elaine 0.299 3,777
74 Bertha 0.298 3,770
75 Laura 0.284 3,590
76 Vivian 0.283 3,577
77 Charlotte 0.281 3,549
78 Audrey 0.280 3,541
79 Maxine 0.280 3,537
80 Theresa 0.278 3,515
81 Kathleen 0.278 3,505
82 Ida 0.276 3,491
83 Marilyn 0.271 3,418
84 Viola 0.264 3,335
85 Anne 0.263 3,320
86 Vera 0.260 3,280
87 Bessie 0.259 3,269
88 Kathryn 0.258 3,260
89 Jeanne 0.255 3,224
90 Pearl 0.254 3,209
91 Lillie 0.247 3,120
92 Violet 0.240 3,029
93 Ella 0.238 3,008
94 Alma 0.237 2,997
95 Myrtle 0.236 2,977
96 Eileen 0.235 2,962
97 Jessie 0.234 2,950
98 Nellie 0.232 2,933
99 Margie 0.227 2,869
100 Mattie 0.223 2,816