Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 1911

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 1911. 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 1911, 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 24,390
2 Helen 11,801
3 Margaret 9,279
4 Dorothy 8,869
5 Ruth 8,003
6 Anna 6,753
7 Elizabeth 6,298
8 Mildred 6,271
9 Marie 5,017
10 Frances 4,967
11 Alice 4,813
12 Florence 4,424
13 Lillian 4,367
14 Rose 4,151
15 Ethel 4,141
16 Evelyn 4,075
17 Edna 3,957
18 Gladys 3,933
19 Louise 3,725
20 Catherine 3,565
21 Irene 3,502
22 Ruby 3,372
23 Grace 3,304
24 Annie 3,298
25 Hazel 3,290
26 Virginia 3,263
27 Thelma 3,166
28 Martha 3,019
29 Josephine 3,011
30 Gertrude 2,895
31 Edith 2,825
32 Lucille 2,740
33 Clara 2,691
34 Esther 2,676
35 Emma 2,616
36 Bertha 2,606
37 Beatrice 2,522
38 Pauline 2,345
39 Agnes 2,315
40 Bessie 2,279
41 Elsie 2,224
42 Sarah 2,201
43 Mabel 2,171
44 Julia 2,158
45 Ida 2,119
46 Eva 2,109
47 Viola 2,083
48 Pearl 2,075
49 Eleanor 2,035
50 Myrtle 2,033
51 Bernice 1,915
52 Minnie 1,899
53 Ann 1,882
54 Nellie 1,866
55 Katherine 1,858
56 Doris 1,812
57 Laura 1,790
58 Marion 1,744
59 Marjorie 1,722
60 Lillie 1,690
61 Willie 1,637
62 Alma 1,611
63 Ella 1,604
64 Anne 1,598
65 Mattie 1,552
66 Jessie 1,550
67 Vera 1,510
68 Lois 1,508
69 Betty 1,456
70 Lena 1,449
71 Mae 1,449
72 Stella 1,422
73 Kathryn 1,397
74 Jean 1,381
75 Blanche 1,361
76 Leona 1,329
77 Lucy 1,309
78 Carrie 1,281
79 Beulah 1,244
80 Vivian 1,211
81 Opal 1,190
82 Sylvia 1,184
83 Violet 1,183
84 Ellen 1,162
85 Jennie 1,161
86 Hattie 1,136
87 Marguerite 1,113
88 Fannie 1,100
89 Mamie 1,095
90 Velma 1,045
91 Cora 1,022
92 Rosa 1,022
93 Genevieve 989
94 Lula 970
95 Charlotte 960
96 Georgia 957
97 Ada 939
98 Jane 937
99 Inez 924
100 Theresa 919
101 Hilda 916
102 Wilma 914
103 Emily 909
104 Dora 888
105 Marian 884
106 Estelle 864
107 Juanita 862
108 Daisy 833
109 Eunice 830
110 Nancy 827
111 Maggie 822
112 Susie 822
113 Sadie 806
114 Alberta 801
115 Harriet 792
116 Nora 779
117 Flora 749
118 Loretta 739
119 Barbara 737
120 Lola 712
121 Olive 699
122 Geneva 688
123 Sara 687
124 Christine 686
125 Sophie 671
126 Kathleen 663
127 Mable 659
128 Lucile 654
129 Maria 646
130 Della 645
131 Rosie 643
132 Verna 639
133 Madeline 628
134 Geraldine 627
135 Lottie 620
136 Nettie 617
137 Irma 615
138 Erma 595
139 Katie 595
140 Goldie 593
141 Naomi 585
142 Lydia 568
143 Eula 561
144 Henrietta 558
145 Maude 553
146 Caroline 550
147 Effie 549
148 Rebecca 546
149 May 541
150 Rachel 537
151 Sally 535
152 Maxine 531
153 Norma 531
154 Audrey 527
155 Phyllis 527
156 Essie 525
157 Ollie 521
158 Ora 513
159 Sallie 509
160 Victoria 503
161 Addie 497
162 Lela 489
163 Olga 489
164 Miriam 487
165 Nina 466
166 Winifred 463
167 Susan 459
168 Isabel 447
169 Jeanette 444
170 Lizzie 441
171 Roberta 441
172 Fern 435
173 Etta 434
174 Amelia 430
175 Cecelia 416
176 Adeline 413
177 Freda 413
178 Celia 410
179 Rita 403
180 Iva 397
181 Dorothea 389
182 Bonnie 389
183 Antoinette 388
184 Faye 388
185 Carolyn 387
186 Janet 386
187 Anita 381
188 Lorene 380
189 Wanda 380
190 Mollie 378
191 Isabelle 377
192 Jeannette 373
193 Lorraine 365
194 Estella 364
195 Ola 364
196 Dolores 363
197 Leola 363
198 Shirley 362
199 Angelina 359
200 Cleo 358
201 Alta 357
202 Elva 354
203 Muriel 353
204 Veronica 353
205 Luella 352
206 Regina 343
207 Cecilia 342
208 Fay 339
209 Flossie 339
210 Jewell 338
211 Eileen 336
212 Frieda 335
213 Claire 333
214 Sue 330
215 Nannie 329
216 Jewel 327
217 Marcella 327
218 Patricia 325
219 Eloise 324
220 Nell 322
221 Angeline 321
222 Matilda 321
223 Selma 321
224 Janie 317
225 Rosalie 309
226 Ina 306
227 Lila 302
228 Adele 298
229 Constance 298
230 Amy 296
231 Angela 292
232 Helene 283
233 Teresa 281
234 Amanda 280
235 Hannah 279
236 June 278
237 Virgie 275
238 Sophia 272
239 Margie 271
240 Zelma 268
241 Jeanne 266
242 Rena 260
243 Reba 259
244 Eliza 258
245 Lee 258
246 Johnnie 256
247 Allie 253
248 Elma 252
249 Gussie 245
250 Ila 243

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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