Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1931 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 1931:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Robert 5.659 60,495
2 James 4.787 51,177
3 John 4.527 48,392
4 William 4.046 43,252
5 Richard 2.975 31,802
6 Charles 2.798 29,912
7 Donald 2.721 29,084
8 George 1.934 20,673
9 Joseph 1.808 19,324
10 Thomas 1.575 16,833
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.465 60,294
2 Betty 3.271 36,095
3 Dorothy 2.403 26,514
4 Barbara 1.975 21,796
5 Joan 1.732 19,108
6 Helen 1.600 17,653
7 Margaret 1.570 17,327
8 Patricia 1.493 16,469
9 Shirley 1.305 14,403
10 Doris 1.234 13,615