Most Popular Baby Boy Names in 1907

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy names were for the year 1907. 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 boy names in 1907, 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

Rank Name Count
1 John 8,983
2 William 6,904
3 James 6,707
4 George 4,445
5 Robert 4,020
6 Charles 3,884
7 Joseph 3,844
8 Frank 2,943
9 Edward 2,576
10 Henry 2,203
11 Thomas 2,175
12 Walter 2,095
13 Willie 1,968
14 Harry 1,813
15 Albert 1,636
16 Arthur 1,553
17 Harold 1,452
18 Clarence 1,389
19 Fred 1,371
20 Paul 1,358
21 Raymond 1,290
22 Richard 1,235
23 Joe 1,177
24 Roy 1,128
25 Louis 1,111
26 Jack 1,019
27 Carl 1,018
28 Earl 1,006
29 Ralph 997
30 Ernest 978
31 David 945
32 Samuel 892
33 Howard 875
34 Lawrence 801
35 Charlie 793
36 Alfred 738
37 Francis 717
38 Theodore 712
39 Herbert 710
40 Andrew 708
41 Eugene 691
42 Leo 651
43 Sam 631
44 Donald 616
45 Elmer 616
46 Anthony 593
47 Kenneth 589
48 Michael 586
49 Herman 561
50 Leroy 550
51 Leonard 547
52 Daniel 528
53 Floyd 521
54 Lee 516
55 Stanley 516
56 Clyde 507
57 Russell 503
58 Lester 491
59 Oscar 483
60 Ray 475
61 Peter 473
62 Edwin 468
63 Jesse 466
64 Benjamin 460
65 Clifford 445
66 Lewis 427
67 Chester 424
68 Frederick 410
69 Cecil 399
70 Eddie 394
71 Jessie 386
72 Lloyd 386
73 Bernard 378
74 Claude 364
75 Norman 362
76 Philip 356
77 Harvey 335
78 Melvin 331
79 Martin 329
80 Leon 324
81 Edgar 321
82 Ben 314
83 Tom 313
84 Homer 312
85 Allen 309
86 Johnnie 307
87 Marvin 304
88 Everett 302
89 Milton 292
90 Jim 281
91 Luther 280
92 Alexander 279
93 Virgil 276
94 Leslie 273
95 Stephen 273
96 Morris 260
97 Will 260
98 Archie 250
99 Alvin 245
100 Victor 245
101 Jacob 243
102 Gerald 239
103 Vincent 239
104 Glenn 234
105 Julius 231
106 Marion 226
107 Earnest 225
108 Horace 223
109 Vernon 222
110 Roosevelt 220
111 Patrick 215
112 Gilbert 212
113 Hugh 212
114 Wilbur 209
115 Curtis 208
116 Maurice 208
117 Oliver 207
118 Willard 201
119 Sidney 200
120 Gordon 199
121 Otis 199
122 Max 197
123 Ira 196
124 Irving 196
125 Wesley 191
126 Guy 189
127 Alex 186
128 Wallace 185
129 Hubert 184
130 Manuel 184
131 Lonnie 182
132 Warren 182
133 Ed 178
134 Isaac 178
135 Arnold 177
136 Nathan 176
137 Rufus 175
138 Bill 174
139 Jose 170
140 Otto 170
141 Jerry 165
142 Charley 164
143 Nicholas 161
144 Dan 160
145 Jimmie 160
146 Percy 160
147 Mike 157
148 Steve 157
149 Sylvester 151
150 Emil 150
151 Glen 150
152 Abraham 148
153 Emmett 148
154 Orville 148
155 Wayne 148
156 Willis 146
157 Bennie 145
158 Mack 142
159 Clinton 139
160 Tony 139
161 Calvin 136
162 Rudolph 135
163 August 134
164 Johnie 133
165 Roland 132
166 Aaron 130
167 Edmund 129
168 Nelson 129
169 Adam 127
170 Roger 127
171 Antonio 126
172 Clifton 126
173 Amos 125
174 Matthew 124
175 Nathaniel 124
176 Phillip 124
177 Franklin 122
178 Pete 122
179 Juan 121
180 Alton 120
181 Elbert 120
182 Ellis 120
183 Irvin 120
184 Marshall 118
185 Jake 117
186 Ervin 116
187 Forrest 115
188 Ted 112
189 Felix 112
190 Bert 111
191 Dennis 111
192 Clayton 108
193 Dave 107
194 Cornelius 106
195 Owen 104
196 Booker 100
197 Douglas 99
198 Jerome 99
199 Johnny 97
200 Mark 97
201 Gus 96
202 Ivan 96
203 Ollie 96
204 Tommie 96
205 Roscoe 95
206 Grady 94
207 Dewey 93
208 Wilfred 93
209 Julian 92
210 Jay 91
211 Moses 91
212 Adolph 90
213 Bruce 89
214 Karl 89
215 Delbert 88
216 Jess 88
217 Reuben 88
218 Ronald 88
219 Jasper 87
220 Leland 86
221 Perry 86
222 Wilbert 83
223 Wilson 83
224 Alonzo 82
225 Claud 82
226 Merle 82
227 Don 81
228 Timothy 81
229 Simon 79
230 Laurence 78
231 Bob 77
232 Nick 77
233 Lyle 76
234 Ross 76
235 Elijah 76
236 Aubrey 76
237 Grant 75
238 Harley 75
239 Carlos 74
240 Freddie 74
241 Sherman 74
242 Dale 73
243 Jeff 73
244 Monroe 72
245 Troy 72
246 Louie 72
247 Carroll 72
248 Grover 71
249 Preston 71
250 Murray 71

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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