Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 1913

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 1913. 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 1913, 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 36,642
2 Helen 18,888
3 Dorothy 14,674
4 Margaret 14,486
5 Ruth 12,609
6 Mildred 9,921
7 Anna 9,687
8 Elizabeth 9,505
9 Frances 7,694
10 Marie 7,353
11 Alice 6,934
12 Evelyn 6,683
13 Florence 6,279
14 Rose 6,171
15 Virginia 6,036
16 Lillian 6,015
17 Louise 5,577
18 Edna 5,558
19 Gladys 5,428
20 Ethel 5,369
21 Irene 5,335
22 Catherine 5,302
23 Ruby 4,913
24 Josephine 4,822
25 Grace 4,669
26 Thelma 4,595
27 Hazel 4,589
28 Martha 4,538
29 Edith 4,366
30 Annie 4,267
31 Lucille 4,098
32 Esther 4,090
33 Gertrude 4,015
34 Eleanor 3,938
35 Pauline 3,636
36 Clara 3,633
37 Beatrice 3,567
38 Emma 3,474
39 Bertha 3,345
40 Elsie 3,209
41 Agnes 3,206
42 Julia 3,195
43 Sarah 3,178
44 Doris 3,049
45 Bernice 3,036
46 Ann 2,998
47 Bessie 2,952
48 Marjorie 2,922
49 Ida 2,916
50 Eva 2,891
51 Marion 2,854
52 Viola 2,847
53 Myrtle 2,843
54 Katherine 2,794
55 Pearl 2,756
56 Mabel 2,741
57 Anne 2,684
58 Nellie 2,645
59 Lois 2,561
60 Jean 2,545
61 Jessie 2,475
62 Laura 2,454
63 Minnie 2,332
64 Alma 2,297
65 Willie 2,264
66 Kathryn 2,246
67 Betty 2,240
68 Vera 2,209
69 Stella 2,205
70 Ella 2,071
71 Lillie 2,030
72 Sylvia 2,013
73 Lena 1,973
74 Leona 1,911
75 Mattie 1,868
76 Blanche 1,856
77 Lucy 1,856
78 Marguerite 1,822
79 Mae 1,814
80 Jennie 1,809
81 Jane 1,759
82 Violet 1,751
83 Vivian 1,727
84 Genevieve 1,684
85 Beulah 1,641
86 Opal 1,629
87 Charlotte 1,603
88 Ellen 1,579
89 Velma 1,556
90 Carrie 1,517
91 Fannie 1,488
92 Wilma 1,469
93 Marian 1,452
94 Barbara 1,451
95 Juanita 1,443
96 Hattie 1,434
97 Theresa 1,403
98 Inez 1,395
99 Emily 1,386
100 Georgia 1,382
101 Rosa 1,366
102 Nancy 1,290
103 Cora 1,288
104 Ada 1,282
105 Hilda 1,275
106 Mamie 1,245
107 Eunice 1,214
108 Alberta 1,196
109 Dora 1,183
110 Kathleen 1,179
111 Lula 1,179
112 Estelle 1,129
113 Sophie 1,122
114 Sara 1,121
115 Sadie 1,112
116 Rita 1,096
117 Madeline 1,084
118 Loretta 1,074
119 Maxine 1,073
120 Geneva 1,069
121 Geraldine 1,058
122 Phyllis 1,054
123 Daisy 1,052
124 Christine 1,045
125 Harriet 1,039
126 Verna 1,038
127 Maggie 1,019
128 Lucile 1,003
129 Olive 994
130 Lola 965
131 Susie 965
132 Flora 943
133 Maria 909
134 Mable 907
135 Nora 890
136 Audrey 884
137 Muriel 882
138 Sally 879
139 Norma 878
140 Erma 865
141 Henrietta 865
142 Naomi 840
143 Lottie 837
144 Irma 830
145 Rachel 827
146 Miriam 826
147 Victoria 825
148 Olga 810
149 Caroline 805
150 Goldie 791
151 Della 789
152 Nettie 777
153 Eula 773
154 Lydia 759
155 Roberta 755
156 Rosie 744
157 Winifred 741
158 Rebecca 739
159 Jeanette 734
160 Lorraine 724
161 Amelia 721
162 Janet 712
163 June 710
164 Effie 708
165 Dolores 706
166 Fern 697
167 May 695
168 Wanda 687
169 Shirley 684
170 Carolyn 676
171 Katie 674
172 Ollie 669
173 Adeline 668
174 Nina 668
175 Essie 662
176 Dorothea 658
177 Isabel 657
178 Sallie 656
179 Maude 655
180 Bonnie 648
181 Antoinette 646
182 Ora 622
183 Veronica 615
184 Eileen 614
185 Freda 613
186 Isabelle 606
187 Addie 605
188 Lela 595
189 Marcella 590
190 Patricia 588
191 Iva 577
192 Jeannette 570
193 Anita 562
194 Faye 561
195 Lorene 559
196 Susan 543
197 Etta 542
198 Cecelia 536
199 Cleo 536
200 Celia 532
201 Lizzie 532
202 Eloise 529
203 Angelina 520
204 Luella 519
205 Leola 512
206 Frieda 506
207 Mollie 506
208 Regina 504
209 Elva 496
210 Adele 492
211 Nell 491
212 Claire 490
213 Alta 486
214 Cecilia 485
215 Sue 483
216 Jewell 482
217 Angeline 478
218 Arlene 471
219 Janie 471
220 Ola 471
221 Ina 469
222 Estella 465
223 Flossie 463
224 Rosalie 462
225 Constance 458
226 Selma 455
227 Jeanne 449
228 Angela 447
229 Johnnie 440
230 Matilda 432
231 Lila 430
232 Sophia 429
233 Fay 427
234 Ernestine 425
235 Helene 425
236 Teresa 424
237 Margie 423
238 Joan 412
239 Elaine 411
240 Reba 410
241 Annette 408
242 Nannie 402
243 Hannah 396
244 Jewel 392
245 Elma 388
246 Rosemary 388
247 Amy 387
248 Leah 370
249 Virgie 364
250 Elnora 353

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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