Most Popular Baby Names in 1910

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby names were for the year 1910. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the top 250 most popular baby names in 1910, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You can also use the links below to research more about the most popular baby names.

Top 1000 most popular boy names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Top 1000 most popular girl names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 John 11,450 Mary 22,848
2 James 9,194 Helen 10,479
3 William 8,844 Margaret 8,226
4 Robert 5,609 Dorothy 7,318
5 George 5,441 Ruth 7,212
6 Joseph 5,228 Anna 6,436
7 Charles 4,784 Elizabeth 5,800
8 Frank 3,768 Mildred 5,692
9 Edward 3,408 Marie 4,790
10 Henry 2,899 Alice 4,671
11 Willie 2,897 Frances 4,448
12 Thomas 2,851 Florence 4,282
13 Walter 2,596 Ethel 4,146
14 Albert 2,183 Lillian 4,127
15 Paul 2,005 Gladys 3,842
16 Harry 1,978 Rose 3,837
17 Arthur 1,942 Evelyn 3,777
18 Harold 1,909 Edna 3,664
19 Raymond 1,737 Annie 3,519
20 Clarence 1,706 Louise 3,457
21 Richard 1,654 Irene 3,281
22 Fred 1,587 Catherine 3,161
23 Jack 1,576 Grace 3,145
24 Louis 1,569 Hazel 3,032
25 Joe 1,553 Thelma 2,976
26 Carl 1,339 Gertrude 2,932
27 Howard 1,310 Ruby 2,893
28 Ralph 1,278 Martha 2,858
29 Roy 1,267 Virginia 2,855
30 David 1,258 Josephine 2,801
31 Ernest 1,167 Lucille 2,692
32 Samuel 1,129 Clara 2,665
33 Earl 1,109 Bertha 2,651
34 Charlie 1,107 Emma 2,607
35 Lawrence 1,009 Edith 2,592
36 Francis 1,000 Beatrice 2,459
37 Anthony 980 Bessie 2,392
38 Alfred 922 Esther 2,378
39 Eugene 888 Pearl 2,177
40 Sam 888 Sarah 2,173
41 Herbert 886 Agnes 2,163
42 Andrew 884 Pauline 2,153
43 Kenneth 880 Myrtle 2,145
44 Donald 860 Elsie 2,141
45 Michael 844 Eva 2,123
46 Leonard 793 Mabel 2,123
47 Stanley 761 Ida 2,107
48 Elmer 760 Viola 2,090
49 Lee 741 Julia 2,074
50 Leroy 733 Minnie 1,983
51 Leo 707 Nellie 1,928
52 Herman 696 Ann 1,842
53 Daniel 692 Laura 1,834
54 Theodore 692 Lillie 1,824
55 Floyd 687 Eleanor 1,798
56 Peter 631 Willie 1,796
57 Clyde 617 Katherine 1,752
58 Russell 615 Bernice 1,721
59 Eddie 595 Marion 1,703
60 Jesse 590 Mattie 1,687
61 Chester 561 Alma 1,630
62 Bernard 560 Ella 1,587
63 Norman 557 Jessie 1,541
64 Lester 556 Doris 1,536
65 Lewis 555 Mae 1,453
66 Clifford 551 Lena 1,431
67 Lloyd 545 Anne 1,413
68 Ray 545 Marjorie 1,391
69 Frederick 543 Betty 1,389
70 Benjamin 536 Carrie 1,381
71 Edwin 536 Vera 1,346
72 Jessie 516 Stella 1,319
73 Oscar 505 Hattie 1,314
74 Johnnie 502 Blanche 1,288
75 Melvin 482 Lucy 1,283
76 Milton 476 Lois 1,271
77 Cecil 472 Jean 1,246
78 Claude 463 Fannie 1,237
79 Ben 454 Leona 1,220
80 Edgar 441 Kathryn 1,198
81 Leon 435 Jennie 1,183
82 Tom 428 Beulah 1,131
83 Philip 418 Rosa 1,131
84 Marvin 413 Marguerite 1,086
85 Alvin 401 Cora 1,079
86 Martin 396 Mamie 1,079
87 Luther 383 Opal 1,051
88 Everett 382 Ellen 1,038
89 Harvey 382 Violet 1,037
90 Victor 372 Velma 1,035
91 Morris 367 Georgia 1,010
92 Allen 355 Sylvia 1,000
93 Sidney 353 Lula 975
94 Vernon 351 Ada 960
95 Julius 350 Maggie 940
96 Stephen 350 Theresa 926
97 Glenn 349 Inez 916
98 Homer 347 Genevieve 908
99 Vincent 343 Charlotte 896
100 Jim 331 Sadie 886
101 Alexander 324 Daisy 877
102 Leslie 313 Susie 858
103 Oliver 307 Dora 833
104 Wilbur 298 Alberta 832
105 Gerald 289 Nancy 811
106 Hubert 289 Marian 806
107 Manuel 288 Vivian 801
108 Marion 286 Flora 793
109 Otis 285 Hilda 793
110 Maurice 283 Emily 785
111 Virgil 280 Nora 753
112 Hugh 279 Estelle 749
113 Will 278 Eunice 742
114 Curtis 277 Rosie 736
115 Max 277 Juanita 732
116 Gilbert 274 Jane 709
117 Jacob 273 Geneva 699
118 Irving 272 Lucile 698
119 Archie 265 Wilma 698
120 Gordon 265 Lola 685
121 Willard 265 Mable 679
122 Warren 264 Katie 672
123 Horace 261 Christine 665
124 Bill 259 Loretta 655
125 Jimmie 259 Olive 646
126 Arnold 258 Harriet 637
127 Alex 256 Lottie 634
128 Earnest 255 Sara 633
129 Patrick 254 Nettie 627
130 Isaac 252 Verna 626
131 Jerry 251 Kathleen 622
132 Wallace 251 Maria 621
133 Guy 250 Sophie 621
134 Jose 249 Essie 620
135 Nathan 245 Eula 615
136 Steve 245 Barbara 612
137 Nicholas 235 Della 602
138 Ira 233 May 594
139 Nathaniel 232 Goldie 592
140 Ed 229 Erma 577
141 Wayne 228 Maude 575
142 Orville 223 Victoria 574
143 Mike 222 Effie 572
144 Roosevelt 222 Sallie 569
145 Rufus 221 Madeline 560
146 Bennie 218 Caroline 553
147 Rudolph 218 Sally 553
148 Lonnie 217 Geraldine 551
149 Willis 216 Irma 547
150 Mack 213 Ollie 538
151 Tony 212 Rachel 538
152 Wesley 209 Lydia 537
153 Calvin 201 Henrietta 525
154 Edmund 200 Rebecca 519
155 Otto 200 Lizzie 505
156 Sylvester 200 Naomi 502
157 Johnie 199 Addie 495
158 Matthew 197 Ora 495
159 Jerome 196 Norma 486
160 Percy 195 Nina 478
161 Emil 194 Lela 469
162 Abraham 191 Audrey 453
163 Roland 191 Amelia 449
164 Dan 188 Roberta 433
165 Glen 184 Etta 430
166 Elbert 183 Leola 423
167 Charley 181 Ola 422
168 Clifton 178 Iva 406
169 Dave 178 Celia 402
170 Franklin 176 Mollie 399
171 Roger 176 Maxine 397
172 Douglas 169 Susan 395
173 Johnny 167 Adeline 395
174 Phillip 167 Fern 394
175 Clinton 162 Phyllis 392
176 Felix 161 Isabel 389
177 Booker 159 Isabelle 389
178 Clayton 159 Flossie 387
179 Emmett 159 Jeanette 382
180 Antonio 158 Olga 381
181 Pete 156 Estella 377
182 Adam 154 Janie 377
183 Juan 150 Bonnie 374
184 Jake 148 Luella 374
185 Ellis 147 Winifred 370
186 Wilbert 146 Miriam 368
187 Aaron 145 Muriel 365
188 August 144 Jewell 362
189 Nelson 142 Regina 359
190 Bert 141 Cleo 357
191 Don 140 Alta 347
192 Irvin 137 Jeannette 347
193 Kermit 136 Freda 345
194 Roscoe 136 Elva 342
195 Angelo 135 Anita 338
196 Dennis 135 Cecelia 335
197 Moses 132 Nannie 334
198 Simon 132 Rita 333
199 Ervin 131 Carolyn 331
200 Mark 131 Antoinette 320
201 Julian 129 Frieda 319
202 Tommie 129 Jewel 318
203 Salvatore 128 Nell 318
204 Ted 127 Shirley 318
205 Dale 125 Fay 316
206 Marshall 125 Patricia 316
207 Perry 125 Veronica 314
208 Amos 124 Faye 312
209 Nick 124 Lila 311
210 Adolph 122 Lorraine 310
211 Alton 122 Wanda 308
212 Delbert 122 Dorothea 307
213 Jay 120 Hannah 305
214 Owen 118 Margie 305
215 Ronald 118 Johnnie 299
216 Lyle 117 Janet 296
217 Grady 114 Ina 296
218 Larry 114 June 295
219 Laurence 114 Marcella 295
220 Ollie 114 Dolores 294
221 Grover 113 Selma 293
222 Preston 112 Virgie 292
223 Wilson 112 Lorene 290
224 Ivan 109 Adele 288
225 Cleveland 108 Amy 287
226 Sherman 107 Cecilia 287
227 Gus 106 Matilda 281
228 Aubrey 105 Rosalie 281
229 Forrest 103 Amanda 278
230 Jess 103 Dollie 278
231 Ross 103 Sue 277
232 Bob 103 Angeline 276
233 Austin 101 Claire 274
234 Elijah 101 Eliza 273
235 Merle 100 Elma 273
236 Emanuel 99 Eloise 273
237 Loyd 99 Sophia 271
238 Mary 99 Constance 261
239 Bruce 98 Angela 260
240 Buster 98 Eileen 258
241 Edmond 98 Rena 253
242 Leland 97 Josie 251
243 Wilfred 97 Angelina 249
244 Cornelius 96 Winnie 248
245 Grant 96 Millie 247
246 Freddie 95 Gracie 246
247 Louie 95 Callie 244
248 Harrison 95 Elnora 241
249 Dominick 93 Gussie 240
250 Reuben 93 Allie 237

Historical Data for Baby Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names have changed, you can use the links below to view the historical data by decade.

Most popular first names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular boy names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular girl names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Social Security Administration (SSA) and excludes any names with fewer than 5 occurrences in any geographic area.

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