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See Baby Name Trends of the 1920's for more info.
 

Girl Names

Boy Names

    Mary 1   Robert 1
    Dorothy 2   John 2
    Betty 3   William 3
    Helen 4   James 4
    Margaret 5   Charles 5
    Ruth 6   George 6
    Virginia 7   Joseph 7
    Doris 8   Richard 8
    Mildred 9   Edward 9
    Elizabeth 10   Donald 10
    Frances 11   Thomas 11
    Evelyn 12   Frank 12
    Anna 13   Paul 13
    Jean 14   Harold 14
    Alice 15   Raymond 15
    Marie 16   Walter 16
    Shirley 17   Jack 17
    Lois 18   Henry 18
    Irene 19   Kenneth 19
    Gloria 20   Arthur 20
    Marjorie 21   Albert 21
    Barbara 22   David 22
    Martha 23   Harry 23
    Florence 24   Eugene 24
    Lillian 25   Ralph 25
    Rose 26   Howard 26
    Louise 27   Willie 27
    Patricia 28   Carl 28
    Catherine 29   Louis 29
    Ruby 30   Clarence 30
 
The Baby Name Trends of 1925

Baby Names in 1925

The year 1925 saw the rise of names like Gloria, Joan, and Janice for girls and names like Billy, Bobby, and Alan for boys. The top overall girl name was Mary for the 36th year in a row. The most popular boy name was Robert for the 2nd year in a row. The fastest rising names were Rosemarie, Therese, and Ofelia for girls and Monte, Dexter, and Alejandro for boys. 1925 also saw the decline of previously popular girl names like Frieda, Maudie, and Evangeline and the decline of boy names like Woodrow, Casimir, and Waldo.
Girl Name % Change Boy Name % Change
  Rosemarie +98%   Monte +83%
  Therese +83%   Dexter +78%
  Ofelia +70%   Alejandro +50%
  Patty +49%   Bobby +49%
  Gene +46%   Dwain +45%
  Darleen +44%   Danny +39%
  Gloria +43%   Gary +37%
  Gay +39%   Rodger +36%
  Florida +38%   Terry +35%
  Rutha +36%   Jackie +35%
  Patsy +36%   Bobbie +35%
  Marlys +35%   Rodolfo +35%
  Hortencia +34%   Kent +34%
  Bobbie +34%   Jimmy +34%
  Joanne +34%   Hans +33%
  Billye +34%   Barry +33%
  Joy +34%   Jerald +31%
  Allene +33%   Buck +31%
  Joan +33%   Franklyn +31%
  Prudence +33%   Donn +29%
  Abbie +33%   Alphonso +29%
  Colleen +33%   Alan +29%
  Luvenia +32%   Billy +28%
  Ardell +32%   Ivy +28%
  Sheila +32%   Dick +28%
Girl Name % Change Boy Name % Change
  Amalia -41%   Virgle -43%
  Maryellen -37%   Quentin -41%
  Marilynn -35%   Lonzo -38%
  Deborah -34%   Elliot -35%
  Marge -33%   Ignatius -33%
  Hazle -33%   Abe -33%
  Marcelle -33%   Lambert -33%
  Delphia -31%   Ellwood -32%
  Benita -31%   Kirby -32%
  Grayce -31%   Merritt -32%
  Louvenia -30%   Obie -31%
  Herminia -29%   Huey -30%
  Emilie -29%   Alois -30%
  Marvel -29%   Adolphus -30%
  Eloisa -29%   Crawford -30%
Girl Names Rank Boy Names Rank
  Marilyn 83   Johnnie 100
  Margie 99
  Mattie 100
Girl Names Rank Boy Names Rank
  Patty 419   Terry 431
  Wilhelmina 459   Vance 440
  Rae 462   Dalton 452
  Ima 465   Danny 456
  Julie 466   Edsel 462
  Charles 470   Normand 463
  Enid 474   Rodolfo 464
  Renee 476   Noble 477
  Sheila 478   Fernando 478
  Dona 480   Columbus 489
  Syble 482   Enrique 492
  Bonita 485   Carrol 496
  George 487   Junius 498
  Claudine 491   Bryan 499
  Lauretta 495   Marcel 500
  Louisa 497

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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).