Most Popular Baby Boy Names in 1910

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy 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 boy 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

Rank Name Count
1 John 11,450
2 James 9,194
3 William 8,844
4 Robert 5,609
5 George 5,441
6 Joseph 5,228
7 Charles 4,784
8 Frank 3,768
9 Edward 3,408
10 Henry 2,899
11 Willie 2,897
12 Thomas 2,851
13 Walter 2,596
14 Albert 2,183
15 Paul 2,005
16 Harry 1,978
17 Arthur 1,942
18 Harold 1,909
19 Raymond 1,737
20 Clarence 1,706
21 Richard 1,654
22 Fred 1,587
23 Jack 1,576
24 Louis 1,569
25 Joe 1,553
26 Carl 1,339
27 Howard 1,310
28 Ralph 1,278
29 Roy 1,267
30 David 1,258
31 Ernest 1,167
32 Samuel 1,129
33 Earl 1,109
34 Charlie 1,107
35 Lawrence 1,009
36 Francis 1,000
37 Anthony 980
38 Alfred 922
39 Eugene 888
40 Sam 888
41 Herbert 886
42 Andrew 884
43 Kenneth 880
44 Donald 860
45 Michael 844
46 Leonard 793
47 Stanley 761
48 Elmer 760
49 Lee 741
50 Leroy 733
51 Leo 707
52 Herman 696
53 Daniel 692
54 Theodore 692
55 Floyd 687
56 Peter 631
57 Clyde 617
58 Russell 615
59 Eddie 595
60 Jesse 590
61 Chester 561
62 Bernard 560
63 Norman 557
64 Lester 556
65 Lewis 555
66 Clifford 551
67 Lloyd 545
68 Ray 545
69 Frederick 543
70 Benjamin 536
71 Edwin 536
72 Jessie 516
73 Oscar 505
74 Johnnie 502
75 Melvin 482
76 Milton 476
77 Cecil 472
78 Claude 463
79 Ben 454
80 Edgar 441
81 Leon 435
82 Tom 428
83 Philip 418
84 Marvin 413
85 Alvin 401
86 Martin 396
87 Luther 383
88 Everett 382
89 Harvey 382
90 Victor 372
91 Morris 367
92 Allen 355
93 Sidney 353
94 Vernon 351
95 Julius 350
96 Stephen 350
97 Glenn 349
98 Homer 347
99 Vincent 343
100 Jim 331
101 Alexander 324
102 Leslie 313
103 Oliver 307
104 Wilbur 298
105 Gerald 289
106 Hubert 289
107 Manuel 288
108 Marion 286
109 Otis 285
110 Maurice 283
111 Virgil 280
112 Hugh 279
113 Will 278
114 Curtis 277
115 Max 277
116 Gilbert 274
117 Jacob 273
118 Irving 272
119 Archie 265
120 Gordon 265
121 Willard 265
122 Warren 264
123 Horace 261
124 Bill 259
125 Jimmie 259
126 Arnold 258
127 Alex 256
128 Earnest 255
129 Patrick 254
130 Isaac 252
131 Jerry 251
132 Wallace 251
133 Guy 250
134 Jose 249
135 Nathan 245
136 Steve 245
137 Nicholas 235
138 Ira 233
139 Nathaniel 232
140 Ed 229
141 Wayne 228
142 Orville 223
143 Mike 222
144 Roosevelt 222
145 Rufus 221
146 Bennie 218
147 Rudolph 218
148 Lonnie 217
149 Willis 216
150 Mack 213
151 Tony 212
152 Wesley 209
153 Calvin 201
154 Edmund 200
155 Otto 200
156 Sylvester 200
157 Johnie 199
158 Matthew 197
159 Jerome 196
160 Percy 195
161 Emil 194
162 Abraham 191
163 Roland 191
164 Dan 188
165 Glen 184
166 Elbert 183
167 Charley 181
168 Clifton 178
169 Dave 178
170 Franklin 176
171 Roger 176
172 Douglas 169
173 Johnny 167
174 Phillip 167
175 Clinton 162
176 Felix 161
177 Booker 159
178 Clayton 159
179 Emmett 159
180 Antonio 158
181 Pete 156
182 Adam 154
183 Juan 150
184 Jake 148
185 Ellis 147
186 Wilbert 146
187 Aaron 145
188 August 144
189 Nelson 142
190 Bert 141
191 Don 140
192 Irvin 137
193 Kermit 136
194 Roscoe 136
195 Angelo 135
196 Dennis 135
197 Moses 132
198 Simon 132
199 Ervin 131
200 Mark 131
201 Julian 129
202 Tommie 129
203 Salvatore 128
204 Ted 127
205 Dale 125
206 Marshall 125
207 Perry 125
208 Amos 124
209 Nick 124
210 Adolph 122
211 Alton 122
212 Delbert 122
213 Jay 120
214 Owen 118
215 Ronald 118
216 Lyle 117
217 Grady 114
218 Larry 114
219 Laurence 114
220 Ollie 114
221 Grover 113
222 Preston 112
223 Wilson 112
224 Ivan 109
225 Cleveland 108
226 Sherman 107
227 Gus 106
228 Aubrey 105
229 Forrest 103
230 Jess 103
231 Ross 103
232 Bob 103
233 Austin 101
234 Elijah 101
235 Merle 100
236 Emanuel 99
237 Loyd 99
238 Mary 99
239 Bruce 98
240 Buster 98
241 Edmond 98
242 Leland 97
243 Wilfred 97
244 Cornelius 96
245 Grant 96
246 Freddie 95
247 Louie 95
248 Harrison 95
249 Dominick 93
250 Reuben 93

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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