Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 1893

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 1893. 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 1893, 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 12,784
2 Anna 5,695
3 Ruth 3,658
4 Margaret 3,565
5 Elizabeth 3,360
6 Helen 3,249
7 Florence 3,231
8 Ethel 3,119
9 Emma 2,968
10 Bertha 2,623
11 Clara 2,532
12 Minnie 2,510
13 Alice 2,434
14 Edna 2,378
15 Bessie 2,352
16 Grace 2,308
17 Annie 2,251
18 Ida 2,247
19 Marie 2,212
20 Lillian 2,193
21 Mabel 2,191
22 Hazel 2,052
23 Rose 2,012
24 Gertrude 1,811
25 Martha 1,805
26 Pearl 1,796
27 Nellie 1,770
28 Ella 1,760
29 Myrtle 1,759
30 Edith 1,733
31 Laura 1,683
32 Eva 1,668
33 Sarah 1,632
34 Frances 1,622
35 Elsie 1,586
36 Carrie 1,451
37 Louise 1,447
38 Agnes 1,393
39 Esther 1,382
40 Julia 1,367
41 Lillie 1,351
42 Catherine 1,336
43 Hattie 1,315
44 Cora 1,308
45 Jennie 1,273
46 Lena 1,261
47 Mattie 1,257
48 Jessie 1,216
49 Maude 1,202
50 Josephine 1,178
51 Irene 1,111
52 Blanche 1,075
53 Mae 1,071
54 Alma 1,055
55 Ada 1,051
56 Lucy 1,036
57 Lula 1,034
58 Gladys 1,017
59 Mamie 1,011
60 Mildred 1,008
61 Fannie 1,003
62 Katherine 963
63 Stella 926
64 Maggie 886
65 Dora 877
66 Viola 839
67 Nora 825
68 Dorothy 821
69 Ellen 798
70 Rosa 790
71 Ruby 769
72 Sadie 706
73 May 693
74 Effie 674
75 Nettie 668
76 Della 660
77 Willie 648
78 Susie 644
79 Marguerite 638
80 Beulah 622
81 Lydia 598
82 Olive 589
83 Lizzie 584
84 Daisy 573
85 Beatrice 564
86 Pauline 545
87 Georgia 541
88 Nancy 538
89 Flora 537
90 Kathryn 534
91 Vera 534
92 Lottie 532
93 Marion 532
94 Sallie 516
95 Emily 506
96 Katie 504
97 Virginia 498
98 Etta 486
99 Caroline 483
100 Charlotte 476
101 Theresa 469
102 Leona 463
103 Ollie 459
104 Evelyn 457
105 Harriet 428
106 Addie 416
107 Hilda 410
108 Henrietta 409
109 Anne 400
110 Ann 397
111 Eleanor 397
112 Nannie 392
113 Amanda 387
114 Amelia 385
115 Lola 385
116 Iva 384
117 Lucille 368
118 Mollie 367
119 Maud 366
120 Lela 358
121 Rebecca 358
122 Susan 356
123 Jane 354
124 Ora 350
125 Bernice 340
126 Estelle 335
127 Eula 332
128 Nina 330
129 Estella 329
130 Matilda 328
131 Inez 325
132 Kate 323
133 Loretta 323
134 Rachel 321
135 Eunice 310
136 Hannah 304
137 Lulu 304
138 Goldie 301
139 Betty 298
140 Flossie 296
141 Mable 294
142 Verna 292
143 Sara 290
144 Sylvia 286
145 Belle 284
146 Amy 281
147 Alta 274
148 Eliza 272
149 Ola 264
150 Olga 262
151 Augusta 260
152 Lois 260
153 Essie 258
154 Frieda 256
155 Barbara 255
156 Maria 255
157 Violet 254
158 Ina 248
159 Sophia 247
160 Christine 244
161 Genevieve 243
162 Rosie 242
163 Sophie 235
164 Josie 233
165 Marjorie 233
166 Winifred 232
167 Freda 231
168 Victoria 223
169 Celia 219
170 Irma 215
171 Jean 215
172 Mayme 215
173 Allie 214
174 Winnie 214
175 Janie 211
176 Selma 211
177 Isabelle 205
178 Tillie 202
179 Luella 199
180 Millie 198
181 Callie 194
182 Delia 194
183 Lucile 194
184 Madeline 190
185 Fern 189
186 Isabel 189
187 Norma 189
188 Nell 187
189 Naomi 186
190 Rena 186
191 Vivian 185
192 Cecelia 182
193 Virgie 180
194 Alberta 179
195 Leila 173
196 Kathleen 170
197 Bess 169
198 Bertie 167
199 Leah 167
200 Lila 167
201 Elva 156
202 Velma 156
203 Erma 155
204 Hester 155
205 Johanna 155
206 Dollie 152
207 Geneva 152
208 Birdie 149
209 Cornelia 148
210 Mathilda 148
211 Carolyn 146
212 Lora 146
213 Hallie 145
214 Adele 144
215 Adelaide 144
216 Jeanette 142
217 Adeline 141
218 Marian 140
219 Christina 139
220 Jeannette 139
221 Gussie 138
222 Hulda 137
223 Lou 137
224 Rhoda 136
225 Doris 134
226 Sally 134
227 Hettie 133
228 Lelia 133
229 Teresa 132
230 Bettie 129
231 Elma 129
232 Louisa 129
233 Katharine 128
234 Roxie 127
235 Cecilia 126
236 Opal 123
237 Sue 123
238 Cleo 122
239 Bonnie 120
240 Nelle 120
241 Wilhelmina 119
242 Anita 119
243 Harriett 119
244 Meta 118
245 Myra 117
246 Neva 116
247 Abbie 115
248 Regina 114
249 Lilly 114
250 Cecil 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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