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See Baby Name Trends of the 1910's for more info.
 

Girl Names

Boy Names

    Mary 1   John 1
    Helen 2   William 2
    Dorothy 3   James 3
    Margaret 4   Robert 4
    Ruth 5   Joseph 5
    Mildred 6   Charles 6
    Anna 7   George 7
    Elizabeth 8   Edward 8
    Frances 9   Frank 9
    Virginia 10   Thomas 10
    Evelyn 11   Walter 11
    Marie 12   Paul 12
    Alice 13   Harold 13
    Florence 14   Henry 14
    Rose 15   Richard 15
    Lillian 16   Raymond 16
    Irene 17   Albert 17
    Louise 18   Arthur 18
    Edna 19   Harry 19
    Catherine 20   Donald 20
    Josephine 21   Ralph 21
    Gladys 22   Louis 22
    Ruby 23   Carl 23
    Martha 24   Clarence 24
    Ethel 25   Howard 25
    Grace 26   Jack 26
    Eleanor 27   Kenneth 27
    Edith 28   David 28
    Thelma 29   Fred 29
    Lucille 30   Willie 30
    Hazel 31   Francis 31
    Doris 32   Earl 32
    Pauline 33   Roy 33
    Esther 34   Stanley 34
    Gertrude 35   Joe 35
    Annie 36   Ernest 36
    Marjorie 37   Anthony 37
    Beatrice 38   Lawrence 38
    Clara 39   Eugene 39
    Ann 40   Herbert 40
    Emma 41   Samuel 41
    Bernice 42   Leonard 42
    Lois 43   Alfred 43
    Betty 44   Michael 44
    Jean 45   Elmer 45
    Julia 46   Andrew 46
    Marion 47   Leo 47
    Elsie 48   Norman 48
    Bertha 49   Bernard 49
    Agnes 50   Peter 50
    Katherine 51   Russell 51
    Sarah 52   Frederick 52
    Anne 53   Edwin 53
    Ida 54   Chester 54
    Eva 55   Daniel 55
    Bessie 56   Herman 56
    Pearl 57   Melvin 57
    Myrtle 58   Lloyd 58
    Viola 59   Lester 59
    Kathryn 60   Floyd 60
    Nellie 61   Clifford 61
    Jane 62   Clyde 62
    Stella 63   Leroy 63
    Laura 64   Woodrow 64
    Mabel 65   Theodore 65
    Vera 66   Marvin 66
    Rita 67   Vincent 67
    Sylvia 68   Willard 68
    Jessie 69   Charlie 69
    Alma 70   Philip 70
    Minnie 71   Lewis 71
    Marian 72   Milton 72
    Willie 73   Ray 73
    Barbara 74   Sam 74
    Leona 75   Vernon 75
    Genevieve 76   Gerald 76
    Vivian 77   Jesse 77
    Marguerite 78   Victor 78
    Jennie 79   Benjamin 79
    Charlotte 80   Cecil 80
    Ella 81   Martin 81
    Wilma 82   Alvin 82
    Violet 83   Lee 83
    Lucy 84   Glenn 84
    Lena 85   Leon 85
    June 86   Oscar 86
    Ellen 87   Stephen 87
    Lillie 88   Edgar 88
    Blanche 89   Arnold 89
    Juanita 90   Gordon 90
    Opal 91   Everett 91
    Mae 92   Harvey 92
    Mattie 93   Claude 93
    Geraldine 94   Wilbur 94
    Phyllis 95   Sidney 95
    Maxine 96   Morris 96
    Beulah 97   Hugh 97
    Theresa 98   Wayne 98
    Velma 99   Alexander 99
    Emily 100   Maurice 100
 
The Baby Name Trends of 1916

Baby Names in 1916

The year 1916 saw the rise of names like Beverly, Gloria, and Theda for girls and names like Woodrow, Junior, and Newton for boys. The top overall girl name was Mary for the 27th year in a row. The most popular boy name was John for the 27th year in a row. The fastest rising names were Theda, Charline, and Josefina for girls and Dorsey, Dorothy, and June for boys. 1916 also saw the decline of previously popular girl names like Belle, Mavis, and Elsa and the decline of boy names like Kermit, Noel, and Wilber.
Girl Name % Change Boy Name % Change
  Theda +154%   Dorsey +70%
  Charline +88%   Dorothy +64%
  Josefina +78%   June +50%
  Octavia +76%   Damon +49%
  Georgette +71%   Tracy +47%
  Rachael +68%   Verlin +44%
  Myrl +65%   Logan +44%
  Juliana +63%   Jeremiah +43%
  Lyda +63%   Hilbert +43%
  Beverly +59%   Bertrand +42%
  Bette +55%   Frankie +42%
  Jayne +54%   Lemuel +42%
  Deloris +53%   Clarance +42%
  Mazie +53%   Elisha +41%
  Georgianna +52%   Elias +41%
  Lorine +52%   Gayle +40%
  Juliet +50%   Ivory +40%
  Ardith +50%   Dock +40%
  Kathryne +49%   Alfredo +40%
  Darlene +48%   Allison +40%
  Margret +46%   Mason +39%
  Gail +45%   Leopold +39%
  Francisca +45%   Helen +38%
  Emogene +43%   Bobbie +38%
  Audra +42%   Urban +37%
Girl Name % Change Boy Name % Change
  Alba -35%   Thurston -34%
  Versie -32%   Beverly -32%
  Mafalda -29%   Loran -31%
  Donnie -26%   Enrique -31%
  Lavon -25%   Al -30%
  Margaretta -24%   Williard -30%
  Felicia -22%   Chas -29%
  Juana -22%   Abram -29%
  Astrid -22%   Pearl -28%
  Vergie -21%   Elmore -28%
  Annis -21%   Jefferson -27%
  Kathlyn -20%   Joshua -27%
  Melvina -20%   Dee -27%
  Emmie -19%   Oris -26%
  Maureen -18%   Ransom -26%
Girl Names Rank Boy Names Rank
  Geraldine 94   Hugh 97
  Alexander 99
  Maurice 100
Girl Names Rank Boy Names Rank
  Theda 350   Elias 439
  Bette 409   Dorsey 441
  Lorine 413   Arlie 461
  Gail 455   Lucius 463
  Aurora 471   Nolan 466
  Katheryn 479   Verne 477
  Alfreda 480   Dewitt 481
  Alva 481   Junius 482
  Maryann 485   Delmer 484
  Enid 487   Mason 486
  Queen 490   Anderson 488
  Belva 494   Lemuel 489
  Hettie 495   Sebastian 492
  Mathilda 496   Salvador 496
  Charlene 498   Lincoln 498
  Joanna 500   Porter 499

Birth Estimates

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Note: these are estimates based on incomplete data. The numbers are likely to be a bit off, especially for earlier years (i.e. years prior to World War 2).