Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 1892

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 1892. 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 girl names in 1892, 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 Mary 13,172
2 Anna 5,542
3 Elizabeth 3,461
4 Margaret 3,435
5 Ruth 3,290
6 Florence 3,154
7 Emma 3,128
8 Ethel 3,035
9 Helen 2,936
10 Clara 2,661
11 Bertha 2,617
12 Minnie 2,609
13 Bessie 2,541
14 Alice 2,373
15 Annie 2,348
16 Grace 2,299
17 Ida 2,259
18 Edna 2,218
19 Mabel 2,170
20 Lillian 2,154
21 Marie 2,066
22 Rose 2,023
23 Gertrude 1,924
24 Martha 1,915
25 Hazel 1,897
26 Pearl 1,831
27 Ella 1,808
28 Sarah 1,798
29 Laura 1,744
30 Nellie 1,738
31 Frances 1,670
32 Myrtle 1,666
33 Edith 1,625
34 Eva 1,611
35 Carrie 1,588
36 Lillie 1,503
37 Elsie 1,489
38 Louise 1,446
39 Cora 1,419
40 Hattie 1,363
41 Julia 1,360
42 Catherine 1,333
43 Agnes 1,328
44 Mattie 1,303
45 Maude 1,270
46 Jessie 1,246
47 Lena 1,234
48 Jennie 1,212
49 Josephine 1,210
50 Ada 1,134
51 Irene 1,107
52 Mae 1,101
53 Lula 1,098
54 Blanche 1,094
55 Lucy 1,057
56 Alma 1,056
57 Fannie 1,031
58 Mamie 978
59 Stella 972
60 Katherine 961
61 Dora 960
62 Mildred 959
63 Nora 899
64 Maggie 883
65 Gladys 867
66 Viola 833
67 Esther 824
68 Rosa 796
69 Ellen 760
70 May 753
71 Sadie 724
72 Effie 721
73 Nettie 705
74 Ruby 695
75 Susie 669
76 Della 666
77 Beulah 638
78 Willie 631
79 Dorothy 626
80 Lizzie 597
81 Nancy 591
82 Flora 585
83 Olive 583
84 Sallie 582
85 Daisy 564
86 Katie 563
87 Georgia 552
88 Kathryn 549
89 Lottie 547
90 Beatrice 541
91 Marguerite 535
92 Pauline 526
93 Lydia 522
94 Emily 518
95 Marion 497
96 Addie 493
97 Etta 492
98 Charlotte 486
99 Vera 486
100 Caroline 476
101 Virginia 475
102 Amanda 455
103 Ollie 441
104 Leona 440
105 Henrietta 424
106 Evelyn 418
107 Theresa 417
108 Mollie 411
109 Anne 407
110 Ora 405
111 Harriet 402
112 Maud 402
113 Jane 396
114 Iva 394
115 Ann 393
116 Eleanor 389
117 Lola 388
118 Amelia 385
119 Nannie 385
120 Lucille 380
121 Hilda 370
122 Rachel 369
123 Susan 366
124 Lela 353
125 Rebecca 353
126 Kate 345
127 Nina 340
128 Inez 336
129 Estella 332
130 Matilda 332
131 Amy 331
132 Hannah 326
133 Lulu 325
134 Flossie 301
135 Maria 301
136 Olga 301
137 Bernice 299
138 Eula 297
139 Goldie 296
140 Estelle 295
141 Essie 294
142 Eunice 294
143 Augusta 290
144 Eliza 285
145 Alta 282
146 Mable 279
147 Barbara 278
148 Sara 276
149 Sylvia 275
150 Belle 265
151 Frieda 265
152 Josie 263
153 Loretta 263
154 Ola 259
155 Betty 255
156 Rosie 249
157 Verna 246
158 Allie 244
159 Janie 242
160 Lois 242
161 Marjorie 242
162 Sophia 241
163 Violet 238
164 Genevieve 236
165 Freda 229
166 Victoria 229
167 Celia 222
168 Christine 222
169 Mayme 222
170 Winnie 218
171 Ina 216
172 Nell 216
173 Isabelle 213
174 Winifred 213
175 Selma 209
176 Luella 207
177 Delia 203
178 Sophie 203
179 Lucile 201
180 Tillie 195
181 Irma 194
182 Jean 194
183 Millie 193
184 Norma 190
185 Alberta 189
186 Callie 189
187 Elva 181
188 Rena 181
189 Leila 178
190 Bess 177
191 Cecelia 175
192 Fern 172
193 Lelia 171
194 Bertie 169
195 Marian 164
196 Leah 163
197 Sue 163
198 Erma 160
199 Sally 160
200 Isabel 158
201 Madeline 158
202 Bettie 155
203 Virgie 155
204 Birdie 153
205 Vivian 152
206 Gussie 151
207 Mathilda 150
208 Kathleen 149
209 Adeline 148
210 Roxie 148
211 Lila 147
212 Velma 146
213 Dollie 144
214 Naomi 143
215 Teresa 143
216 Elsa 142
217 Johanna 141
218 Lora 140
219 Louisa 140
220 Rhoda 140
221 Cecilia 138
222 Lou 137
223 Doris 134
224 Juanita 133
225 Nelle 133
226 Geneva 131
227 Jeanette 129
228 Gertie 128
229 Regina 128
230 Christina 127
231 Meta 127
232 Bonnie 126
233 Hulda 126
234 Helena 124
235 Adele 123
236 Cornelia 123
237 Hettie 123
238 Katharine 123
239 Hester 122
240 Lucinda 122
241 Leola 122
242 Carolyn 122
243 Jeannette 122
244 Lenora 120
245 Abbie 119
246 Maudie 116
247 Myra 113
248 Elma 112
249 Veronica 112
250 Adelaide 112

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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